Category Archives: Explorers 2013

Making a Paper Didgeridoo

The Travelers and Explorers are studying Australia.  In music, I shared an Australian instrument, the didgeridoo.  The didgeridoo is usually 3 to 10 feet long, made of tree wood.  Australians take their favorite tree branch or trunk, hollow it out, … Continue reading

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A Short Musical Trip of South America

The Explorers are learning about South America, so in music, we briefly explored the music, instruments, and dance of Brazil.  We listened to a YouTube video of some traditional Brazilian music, featuring a cuica.  It is a percussion instrument that … Continue reading

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Welcome Camp Acorn 2013

It’s June!  Which means I completed my second year as a music therapist and martial arts instructor at The Parish School.  Whoo!  June also marks the start of my second year teaching music and martial arts to all the campers … Continue reading

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