Music Composition assignmnet coming home

Greetings!
Sometime this week you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a melodic composition assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. The pitch set of do re mi and sol was used as well as all known rhythms. We had fun writing our songs and then trading them with others and practicing being "real Musicians"

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light claps and rhythm language
2. sign the paper
3. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

Melodic – DRMS.pdf

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Music Assignmnet coming home

Greetings!
This week you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a melodic composition assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. The pitch set of mi re do was used and it was new information for them. It is being used as a Summative assessment.

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light claps and rhythm language
2. sign the paper
3. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

Melodic – MRD(new).pdf

Melodic Composition Coming home

Greetings!
Today or monday you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a melodic composition assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. The pitch set of mi sol la was a review from 2nd grade and It is being used as a diagnostic assessment.

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light claps and rhythm language
2. sign the paper
3. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

Melodic – MSL(ms) Review.pdf

Song Transcription assignment coming home

This week you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a Song transcription assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. It is being used as a diagnostic assessment.

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light voice with words

2. have your child perform the song in solfege language

3. sign the paper

4. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

Staff-Doggie DOggie.pdf

Homework coming home – rhythm diagnostic

Greetings and welcome back to another year at Jefferson!
Today or monday you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a rhythm composition assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. It is being used as a diagnostic assessment.

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light claps and rhythm language
2. sign the paper
3. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

rhythm-half note (review).pdf

Turning In Homework

When your Student turns in their homework this year, they will need to make sure it gets in the correct folder for their class. Please go over this with your child before you send the work back to school with them. It is VERY important that they place it in the correct folder to receive credit for their work. See the Photos below for an example of what this looks like. Thanks!!

Homework coming home

Greetings and welcome back to another year at Jefferson!
Today or monday you should see a homework assignment come home from the music room. This is a rhythm composition assignment where students needed to use previously learned information to complete. It is being used as a diagnostic assessment.

Please:
1. have your child perform it for you with light claps and rhythm language
2. sign the paper
3. make sure your student returns it to the music room for credit.

Thanks so much for your help with instruction reinforcement at home. Even this small chance to perform what they have written for you at home make a big impact.

I am also attaching a copy of the assessment to this email in case you do not see it come home. Please let me know if you have any questions.

rhythm-half note (review).pdf

Song Transcription coming home

Parents –
You should see a music assignment come home this week. This was an assignment where your child was asked to write down a KNOWN song in solfege language, then sing it, and write it on the stafflines.

Please take a moment to listen to your child sing their song, then sign it and return it to school for credit.

I am also attaching a blank version of the assignment in case you do not see it come home.

Thanks for helping your student be successful!!!!

staff-Mouse Mousie.pdf

Free Sing Along Concert in Blaine with the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies

This weekend there is a free orchestra concert being held at Blaine High School. This is a fabulous opportunity for our students to hear other kids playing some amazing music.

Sunday March 4 at 6pm
Blaine High school
One hour concert.

Here’s a short video about the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphony
https://youtu.be/8sW7WinA9sI

GTCYS and Music Together Concert.pdf

Rhythm composition coming home (half notes)

Parents –
you should see a rhythm composition come home today or next week. For this composition, students used a new note – the half note which is a long sound that lasts for 2 beats. WE prepared this learning by tying two quarter notes together to show that it must take up 2 beats.

Please take a moment to look over the work, ask your child about what they did and have them perform it for you. When done, please sign it and return it to the music room for credit.

Thanks

tiehalfnote.pdf