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Tri-County North


School District

Music

Elementary Music Website

Hello and thank you for visiting the TCN Elementary, 5th grade band and general music website. Below you will find overviews of things your children are working on in music class right now!
 
Each grade level will have one performance this year. Please see the schedule below so you know when your student has their performance. Each year I try to rotate the programs so that the students do something a little different. 
 
From time to time there will be practice materials place on theis website to strongly encourage students to download, memorize, and practice their songs for upcoming performances.  Placed below are materials for:

Music Programs for 2019-2020 School Year

 
Assignment for 5th grade General Music.
      Student please watch the video below and write a five to six sentence response to video In how life experiences shape may shape a songwriters view.  You can email me with these when you are done for a grade.  There will ge a link below for you to watch on your chromebook.  This assignment is due the friday before spring break 3-27-2020
 
Questions may include,
      How did this effect Bart's view of his dad?  with his girlfriend?
      Does life experiences influence the musical choices a songwriter may face when composing a song?
      What is a greater influence of great songs: experiences or writing about the knowledge of subject?
These are just some questions you may want to explore. 
 
Here is a link to the video..it is about two hours long.  You may have to download it to your chromebook before you can watch it.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GAQbvpJnuhLoUWfCBC6-NUYBq--6YzYO/view?usp=sharing
 

2020 Tri-County North Elementary Music Program

The annual Tri-County North Spring program will be Thursday, May 7th at 7:00 pm in the HS Gynasium.  This year will feature:
 
The Kindergarten will singing about life on the farm followed by The 2nd Grade Class singing timeless favorites from the musicals The Music Man, and Oklahoma.  The program will ending with the 3rd grade  performing, 
great American selections such as Shenandoah and America the Beautiful.
 
Placed below are practice links and sing along videos for K-4th grade to practice with at home.  
 
Kindergarten assignment for each week:
Please listen, sing along with the recordings, and memorize at least all three songs three times per week.  Kindargarten parents I may need your help here.  If you use these songs for a fun time break they will have the songs memorized in no time at all.
1st grade assignment for each week:
each week I will post some videos for the class to sing along with.  I would like for each student to sing along with the videos three times per week.  I will add three more videos per week for the students to work on.  Here are the first three:
 
1.  Superheroes Unite:
 
2.  You are the Best
 
3.  Seven Days a Week
2nd grade assignment for each week:
Please listen, sing along with the recordings, and memorize at least all three songs three times per week.  .  If you use these songs for a fun time break they will have the songs memorized in no time at all.  Good luck and lets get ready for this concert!!!
3rd grade assignment for each week:
Please listen, sing along with the recordings, and memorize at least all three songs three times per week.  .  If you use these songs for a fun time break they will have the songs memorized in no time at all.  Good luck and I know you can do it!!!
4th grade assignment for each week:
1.  Please listen
2.  Clap and count beats
3.  Then clap and count letter names
4.  Play (practice) with the youtube recordings below.  
5.  Please practice at LEAST all THREE songs THREE times per week 
 
I am going to try and have one new song per week for you to read and play along with.  In addition you will still practice the previous weeks songs.  In the coming days I will post a video of myself playing these videos with the youtube accompaniment music.  Good Luck and Enjoy your recorder!!!!
 
Hot Cross Buns - 8 beats rest before you play.  (you will start playing with the recording 10 seconds into the video)
 
Gently Sleep - 8 beats rest before you play.  (you will start playing with the recording 14 seconds into the video)
 
Merrily we roll along  - 8 beats rest before you play.  (you will start playing with the recording 11 seconds into the video)