THE SEMINAR BLOCK IS AN ENRICHMENT PROGRAM TO SUPPORT THE CLASSROOM CURRICULUM, PROMOTE THE ARTS AND PROVIDE LEARNERS WITH EXPERIENCES IN CROSS-CLASS GROUPINGS. ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS ARE LEAD BY PARENT EXPERTS
2017-2018 SEMINAR DATES: (grades 3-4)
Round 1: October 5, 12, November 2, 9, 16, 30 (6 weeks)
Round 2: December 7, 14, January 11, 18, 25, February 1 (6 weeks)
Round 3: March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5 (6 weeks)
Round 4: April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 (6 weeks)
Times: All learners will have two classes each day. One class will be tied to a music class and the other will be a choice.
Class A: 8:30-9:15
Class B: 9:20-10:05
All learners in 3/4 graders will participate in choir for half the year and recorder for the other half:
CHOIR: Choir will be lead by Ruth Bennett, a parent and music educator in many of the lower grade classrooms. Learners will participate in choir weekly with performances throughout the school year
LEADER: Ruth Bennett
RECORDER: Learners will learn how to read music and play several songs as a group. Fourth graders will perform their songs throughout the school year to an audience.
LEADER: Cynthia DeLamare