8th grade..Minstrel show quiz last week and the beginning of playing handbells.
This week we'll start a new drum rhythm, learn some new vocabulary, and play My Favorite Things on the handbells.
7th grade... Last week we finished studying the musical instruments of the Renaissance and creating our "thumbnails" page. We are playing Jingle Bells on the ukelele and learning to play the handbells, Frosty the Snowman.
6th grade.. We're reviewing notes and rhythms in common time and using the website, Noteflight, to notate the song Jingle Bells. We are playing the full size xylophone and learning about the classical music of India. Combining the Raga and the Tala to make improvised music.