Each child gets to participate in music during a thirty minute class time each week. During that time, students sing, learn to read music, play rhythm instruments, learn about composers, practice for programs, and much more! Students in 3rd through 6th grade learn to play the recorder.
Different grade levels or individual students perform throughout the year in programs such as:
*Veteran’s Day Program
Due to the pandemic Music classes are being taught virtual on Schoology. This approach is new to all of us, but I am excited to have this opportunity to offer technology based learning strategies for our Elementary Music students. I will be uploading new Music Lessons weekly to ensure that new material is available and all Music Standards are being taught.
Music aids in helping students develop discipline, creativity, confidence, and improves critical thinking skills. It helps enhance memory and teaches students about many different cultures.
Barefoot Books - A series of engaging online activities and sing a long books for students.
Rhythm and Recorder play a longs online.
50 Online Art and Music Resources to Help Kids Learn and Create from Home
pbskids.org - Music Games and activities.
A Place of Your Own shows how to make musical instruments out of recycled materials.
Chrome Music Lab - Explore musical concepts and sounds.
Classics for Kids - Offers videos, games, quizzes, and activities about classical music composers.
**SEE MRS. HARRELL'S PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND PICTURES OF MUSIC PROGRAMS.