Welcome to Music Class!
Have a great summer!
I believe that all students are
capable of learning music. My role as an educator is to aid students in
developing the skills to properly express themselves and understand the
contribution of music in society. In my classroom, students are educated on the
significance of music on a global and historical level. In my classroom,
students are given the opportunity to sing, dance, move, and play instruments to
a variety of music styles. I believe that music creates a means in which
students can freely express ourselves across the curriculum, and, as an
educator, I intend to provide that opportunity to all students
Students at Swans Creek Elementary School have a 45 minute music class every six days. Emphasis is on the teaching of music literacy skills using the Orff and
Recorder instruction will take place beginning in October for 3rd-5th Grade students. Parents will have the opportunity to purchase inexpensive recorders through the school.
Third grade classes join together to present an annual concert
Fourth and Fifth
Graders have the option of joining the Swans Creek Chorus. See the
Chorus page for more information.
students may sign up to learn the violin, viola or cello. Mr. Hodge, the
strings teacher, will be visiting fifth grade classes in September to pass out
information and sign-up forms.
3rd-5th Grade students ONLY
> 3-prong folder for their recorder papers
> Recorder (purchased through the school)