Category Archives: All-Stars 11-12

Abiyoyo and His Ukelele

“It’s like Abiyoyo!” – J. Bears The Butterflies are reading “Abiyoyo,” a story about a boy who plays the ukulele, his father the magician, and a giant named Abiyoyo.  A folk story set to music by Pete Seeger, the story … Continue reading

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Instrument Exploration: Keyboard

“Look at my fingers walking on the keyboard!” – B. Fireflies Classes continue their instrument exploration from guitar to violin to the keyboard.  Students have expressed interest in playing the keyboard and many of them cannot help themselves to press … Continue reading

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“Baby Beluga” Scarf Dance

“I am the beluga police.”  “I am a beluga ballerina.”  “I am baby beluga.” –Kangaroos “Let’s go to sleep.” “I’m a shark beluga.” –All-Stars After reading and singing the “Baby Beluga” story, preschool classes are dancing with scarves to the … Continue reading

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Earth Day: “Help this planet earth!”

Happy Earth Day!  The Bears, Elephants, All-Stars, Dragonflies, and Kangaroos have been working on our song “Evergreen, Everblue” by Raffi to sing on this day.  They know the song as “help this planet earth!”  Students did a beautiful job of … Continue reading

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Drumming Contest Day 3

Today is day 3 of the Drumming Contest for Occupational Therapy (OT) awareness in April.   OT is a profession to help people across the lifespan with promoting health and well being through engagement in occupation. Students in every class … Continue reading

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