The students will be learning many songs, playing simple percussion instruments and moving to music this year.
Here are the songs we 've learned so far: September:
This Land is Your Land (chorus only)
Old Brass Wagon
Shake Shake the Apple Tree ( we used Percussion instruments that shake: bells, tambourines and maracas as accompaniment)
What is your Language? Children are using the microphone and singing a solo line to this song.
Color Song students are learning how to say the colors Red, Blue, Green and Yellow in Spanish.
Engine Engine #9 students are working on keeping the Steady Beat
December: the students learned a Hanukkah song( Light the Candles), a Kwanzaa song ( Ifatayo) and two Christmas songs Must be Santa vs. 1-4 and Jingle Bells. We also talked about the Nutcracker ballet and listened and moved to the "March of The Children" All the kindergarteners were taught the Raffi song " All I Really Need", which Mrs. Ellis' class recorded.