Grades 6,7,8
WELCOME TO THE MUSIC CLASS PAGE FOR MARIA REGINA GRADES 6,7, AND 8!

PLEASE CHECK BACK TO THIS PAGE EVERY WEEK FOR UPDATED INFORMATION ON OUR MUSIC ROOM ACTIVITIES.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: ALL NOTEBOOKS FOR GRADES SIX AND SEVEN HAVE BEEN COLLECTED AND WILL BE GRADED OVER THE THANKSGIVING BREAK. NOTEBOOKS WILL BE RETURNED TO STUDENTS ON
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2.
ALL NOTEBOOKS FOR GRADE EIGHT WILL BE COLLECTED IN MUSIC CLASS ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20. THEY WILL ALSO BE GRADED OVER THE THANKSGIVING BREAK AND RETURNED ON
MONDAY, DECEMBER 5.


GRADE EIGHT
: WE HAVE COMPLETED OUR UNIT ON THE MUSICAL, 
"1776". WE HAVE BEGUN OUR NEW UNIT ON THE MUSICAL 'HAMILTON" AND THE CREATIVE PROCESS. WE HAVE DISCUSSED THE TIMELINE FOR THE MUSICAL: WHERE THE IDEA FIRST CAME FROM AND HOW IT WENT FROM OFF-BROADWAY TO ON-BROADWAY. WE HAVE ALSO DISCUSSED HOW THE TERM "BROADWAY" IS USED TO DESCRIBE THEATER IN NEW YORK CITY.
ALL NOTES ARE TO BE KEPT IN OUR INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK. ALL HANDOUTS ARE TO BE GLUED OR STAPLED DIRECTLY IN THE NOTEBOOK.
GRADE EIGHT STUDENTS CAN VISIT THE HAMILTON ON BROADWAY PAGE THROUGH THE LINK ON THE CLASS PAGE. YOU CAN CHECK OUT THE CURRENT CAST AND READ THEIR BIOGRAPHIES. YOU CAN ALSO GET A PREVIEW OF "WICKED" BY CLICKING ON THE LINK ABOVE.


GRADE SEVEN: WE ARE WORKING THROUGH OUR UNIT ON THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH.
NO MUSIC CLASS FOR GRADE SEVEN THIS WEEK.
GRADE SEVEN CAN CHECK OUT THE LINK ABOVE TO A GREAT PAGE FOR ALL THINGS BACH, INCLUDING MUSIC.

 

GRADE SIX: ‚Äč IN OUR UNIT ON "THE MUSIC MAN" WE TALKED ABOUT HOW PROF. HAROLD HILL MADE THE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS STOP FIGHTING AND SING TOGETHER! WE REVIEWED SOME OF THE SONGS THE SCHOOL BOARD SANG IN AND ALSO HEARD "LYDA ROSE".
NO MUSIC CLASS FOR GRADE SIX THIS WEEK.
GRADE SIX CAN LINK TO A PAGE ABOUT "THE MUSIC MAN" BY CLICKING THE LINK ABOVE!!

 
ALL STUDENTS IN GRADES SIX, SEVEN, AND EIGHT WILL BE USING INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS THIS SCHOOL YEAR. THEY MAY USE A SINGLE SUBJECT SPIRAL NOTEBOOK OR A MARBLE COMPOSITION NOTEBOOK.

INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK:
NO TABLE OF CONTENTS THIS YEAR, 
LEFT SIDE: INPUT: TEACHER'S NOTES, HANDOUT PASTED OR STAPLED OR TAPED INTO THE BOOK.

RIGHT SIDE: OUTPUT: STUDENT'S PAGE: NOTES, ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS,
REFLECTIONS, COMMENTS, ADDITIONAL INFO FOUND BY STUDENT.