Please be on time to pick up your kiddos! It's very cold outside now, so please be prompt.
Remember that our ‘sol la ti do’ pattern is played on the lower case letter solfege when playing on the bells. ‘sol’ is the big red bell and then step up from there.
Next month we will start enrolling for fall classes. If you have friends or family that you want on my waiting list, please let me know ASAP so I can get their information before I begin open enrollment up to the general public.
Homework: pp. 6–7 Students color the line and space notes of a major scale.
Can't Bug Me!
It's fabulous how we are learning to ‘read’ bug rhythms from pictures — we mixed up the order of our bugs and they still clapped them correctly! That means that they are internalizing the rhythm of each bug. Fantastic progress!
Bill Grogan's Goat
This week we introduced a silly story about Bill Grogan's goat. This silly song will soon teach us about a new rhythm - the whole note. While we won't label it just yet, we'll practice feeling it and counting it.
Grab a basketball and use the Let's Play Music bugs to PLAY a game with the ball after you watch this video!