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Music and Technology News for the Middle School Students

This week…

5th: We learn the names of the treble clef notes in Music and continue working on typing.com in Technology

6th: We learn the different symbols on printed music in Music and continue working on typing.com in Technology

7th: We begin looking at note names and durations in Music and continue working on typing.com in Technology

8th: We continue sight-singing in Music and working on typing.com in Technology

Music and Technology News for the Elementary Students

This week…

Pre-K: Al the Alphagator introduces us to the letters C and D in music and we continue practicing our letters and numbers on abcya.com in Technology

K: We learn about the quarter and half notes in music and continue practicing our letters and numbers on abcya.com in Technology

1st: We discover that our voices can move high and low in music and begin practicing typing in Technology

2nd:We learn how many beats notes get in Music and begin practicing typing in Technology

3rd: We learn 2 new notes on the recorder in Music and begin working on typing.com in Technology

4th: We begin playing the recorder in Music and after the parts of speech review, begin typing.com in Technology

September 14 – 18

We met our goal with the Fun Run!! Great job to everyone.

Our “Outdoor” basket seems to be getting some really neat items. Thanks for all the contributions and help in getting this together.

What’s happening this week:

Vocabulary – brilliant, spread, luxurious, astonishment, nudged, plunged, crowed

Spelling – Compound Words

 

highway          flashlight          basketball          anyone          headline

sometimes      shellfish           doorbell             eyesight          handlebar

worldwide       outline             footprint           waterfall         brainstorm

nowhere          whenever         sunscreen         homework      coastline

English – Run-on sentences and reviewing of skills learned in Unit 1

Soc. St. – Our founding documents

Religion – The people of Israel

Math – Circles, radius, diameter

September 9 – 11

We will have a lot packed into this short week.

Vocabulary – obviously, recalled, merriment, tangled, gnawing, miserable, cover, circumstances

Spelling – suffixes -ly, -tion, -sion, -ous, -able

angrily        location            promotion        famous           precision

basically     memorable      easily                conclusion      solvable

erosion        attention         decision            usable             courteous

envious        gracious           luckily              flammable     pollution

English – combining sentences/ run-on sentences

Science – Chapter Review will be due Friday

Soc. St.  – Weather/Climate  Natural Resources

Religion – God prepares the people for a savior.

Math – Assessment 2 on Thursday

 

Working Hard at Cross Country

The cross country team has been working hard this year! After practice on Thursday the kids were showing me how tired they were and I snapped a few pictures. Want to see the Wildcats in action?  We will run at Overbrook School on September 13, 20, 17 and October 4.

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