What are we doing in class?
Week 1- Parts of the Instrument Worksheet
Week 2- Learning how to open our instrument cases
Week 3- Guitar Position, Strumming, and String Names
Week 4- "Ant Song"
Week 5- Statue of Liberty
Week 6- The bow hold song(1I, 2A, 3-5) White Belt (K-2B)
Week 7- No class (except monday 10/3/16)
Week 8- Finger tapes, finger pushups, and left hand fingers on D
Week 9- 1st Finger E, 2nd Finger F#, 3rd finger G (on D string): K,1B,1I,2B,2A
Week 9- MoS pages 6-7: 3-5B, 3-5A, 3-5C, 3-5V, Bass, Club
Week 10-15- Holiday Music. Practice-a-thon
Week 16- Review of Procedures, Review of Music
Week 17- Introduce music notation and Tetrachord Challenges
Week 18- Pink Belts and Can Can
Week 19- Pink belt practice, Can-Can (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass) and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass)
Week 20- Continuation of Previous week. Check out this cool resource to help out with notes!
Week 21- Continuation of Can-Can and Twinkle Twinkle
Week 22- K, 1B, 1I, 3-5 C, 3-5V- Continuation of Twinkle Twinkle. Star Wars for those who can play it.
2O- pages 4-5 in MOS.
3-5B, MOS pgs 4-8.
3-5A- Pomp and circumstance, Burleske, American Suite Measures 1-9
Week 23- K, 1B, 1I, 3-5C, 3-5V- Continuation of Twinkle Twinkle, Can-Can, and Star Wars
2O- MOS pgs 6-7
3-5B- MOS pgs 8-11
3-5A- Continuation of previous week.
Week 24-30- Concert Music. Variations of Twinkle Twinkle are listed in their respective instruments (violin, viola, cello, bass)