Friday, October 28, 2011

Mrs. Grimm's 2nd Graders "Pass the Pumpkin"

Mr. Giuliano's 4th Graders "Pass the Pumpkin"

The "Pass the Pumpkin" activity gave our students practice in steady beat, playing melodies, rhythms, teamwork, and minor tonality.

Mrs. Burns' Third Graders Move to "In the Hall of the Mountain King"

Mrs. Burns class did a great job of staying calm in order to keep up with the accelerando in  "In the Hall of the Mountain King" by Edvard Grieg.

Mrs. Burns' Third Graders Passing the Pumpkin

Here Mrs. Burns' 3rd grade students demonstrate the actual pumpkin passing.  The lucky student who has the pumpkin at the end of the song, goes on to play an instrument,

Mrs. Burns Class-"Pass the Pumpkin"

Students in grades 2, 3 and 4 did a great job on "Pass the Pumpkin".  Here Mrs. Burns' 3rd graders are doing a great job of playing their parts and then teaching another student.