Category Archives: Song Writing

“May There Always Be Sunshine”: Student’s Versions

As we progress in our study of Russia, each of class has created their own version of the song “May There Always Be Sunshine.” They chose something that they enjoy or like and want there to always be. So many … Continue reading

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Thank You Songs for Teacher

For the end of the year, I helped some of the classes write and record a video for teachers who are not returning next year.  The students had some of the sweetest and thoughtful things to say to their teachers: … Continue reading

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First Day of School: “I Can’t Wait For…”

“Art! Books! Guitar! Learning! Cookies!” – All-Stars, Alligators, Zebras, Explorers Today marks the beginning of my second year at The Parish School and the first day of classes!  In music, I showed the students pictures of different things and had … Continue reading

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“Get Well Soon” and Ocean Drum.

One of the staff members had a car accident over break, resulting in a broken leg and resting at home for the next couple of months.  The Kangaroos wrote and sang a get well soon song for their para-educator, in … Continue reading

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2012 is Here!

Today is the first day back to school in the year 2012!  Getting back into the swing of routines and expectations, students and teachers alike are easing back into the familiar Parish School setting.  This week in music, all classes … Continue reading

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