Musical Roots I
Using egg shakers and other props, students will explore the the beauty for fun and rhythmic games as we enhance our fundamental music skills. American Sign Language will be introduced as well with our finger-play exercises.
Musical Roots II
Further develops skills introduced in our the first half of the Musical Roots class; students are exposed to the different instrument families in an orchestra and can reproduce simple rhythmic patterns using hands and feet.
Xylophone/ rhythm sticks used to solidify sense of rhythm/beat. Holders are introduced to basic drumming technique as well as movement exercises that further strengthens a the relationship between body and rhythm.
Solar Plex Strings
Introduction to cello/guitar basics.