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Instrument Play: “Jump In the Line”

To start off the year in high spirits, students explored and played instruments to Harry Belafonte’s “Jump In The Line.” This song provides a strong beat to follow in shaking, tapping, and making music. Instruments choices were clatterpillars, guiro, maracas, … Continue reading

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Brass Day: Trombone, Trumpet, and French Horn

Thanks to Allison of the Houston Symphony Education Coordinator, students enjoyed a brass instrument session in music class.  The students listened, learned, and played the trombone, trumpet, and French horn.  In addition, the Mustangs and Explorers tried to play the … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks on Monday

  I love Thanksgiving time because it is a time when we stop and think about things in our lives and say, “thank you.”  In music, I sang about giving thanks and student chose a picture card with an item … Continue reading

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