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Date registered: October 4, 2014

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  1. Remembrance Day Assembly — November 13, 2017
  2. Mrs. Johnson’s Music Class: Mr. Bergeron and Ms. Nielsen’s classes — November 10, 2017
  3. Mrs. Johnson’s Music Class: Ms. Thandal, Ms. Johnson and Mme. Green and Mme Marble’s classes — November 8, 2017
  4. Mrs, Johnson’s Classroom: Ms. Jaswal, Ms. Lirenman and Mme Dare’s classes — November 5, 2017
  5. Upcoming Remembrance Day Assembly — November 1, 2017

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Nov 13

Remembrance Day Assembly

On Thursday November 9th, both the Primary and Intermediate choirs performed at our Remembrance Day assembly.  Under the direction of Mrs. Winter and accompanied by Mrs. Johnson, the Primary choir began with the song “Follow Me in Peace.”   Following the last post, the Intermediate choir performed “Little Red Poppy” which featured a power point …

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Nov 10

Mrs. Johnson’s Music Class: Mr. Bergeron and Ms. Nielsen’s classes

Over the past few weeks, students in Grades 4 and 5 have been exploring rhythms based off of the Halloween song, “The Ghost John.”  Students began by learning how to learn to sing the song and eventually they were split up into 4 groups and sang the song in a 4 part round.  After that, …

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Nov 08

Mrs. Johnson’s Music Class: Ms. Thandal, Ms. Johnson and Mme. Green and Mme Marble’s classes

Over the past few weeks, students in Grades 2 and 3 have been exploring rhythms based off of the Halloween song, “Halloween Night.”  Students were assigned various percussion instruments such as bass, soprano and alto xylophones, soprano glockenspiels, woodblocks, triangles, hand drums and a gong and learned a 8 part arrangement to accompany the song …

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Nov 05

Mrs, Johnson’s Classroom: Ms. Jaswal, Ms. Lirenman and Mme Dare’s classes

Students in Grade 1 have been working on beat and rhythm in music this term.  For Halloween, students learned the song, “Pumpkin Stew.”  Classes started by learning the words to the song and patting the beat along with the words.  From there, we explored the difference between beat and rhythm in music and connected it …

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Nov 01

Upcoming Remembrance Day Assembly

Our Remembrance Day assembly will be held on Thursday November 9th at 11 a.m. in the West Gym.  Both the Intermediate and Primary choirs will be performing at this solemn assembly.  If your child is Primary or Intermediate choir, please note that they will need to wear a white top along with either a black …

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Nov 01

I Have a Dream for Primary and Intermediate Choir

Attention all Primary and Intermediate Choir students: The following is a link to a copy of the words to our song “I Have a Dream” along with a recording of the song so you can practice along.  Please note that our ending is a bit different from the recording so practice singing it the way …

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Oct 19

Grade 7 Band Practice Sheets

Our Grade 7 Band rehearsals are underway and an important part of student success in Band is practicing on a regular basis.  Under the Grade 7 Band tab: Practice sheets, you will find important information regarding practicing including tips and strategies for effective practice as well as a link to practice sheets.  In case of …

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Oct 19

Grade 7 Band Playing Tests

The Grade 7 Band will be doing their first playing test starting on Tuesday, October 31st.  Their first test will be on Exercise #14. Students will be assigned to a specific test day and the list of days will be posted outside the Band room door starting next week.  It is the responsibility of the …

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Sep 22

Welcome Ms. Kwok!

We would like to officially welcome Ms. Esther Kwok to the Marlborough music team this year. She teaches music part time at Douglas Road Elementary and will be teaching music on Fridays in the Band room.

Jun 23

Grade 7 Band 2017-2018

Recruitment for Grade 7 Band has begun.  If your child is interested in joining Grade 7 Band next year, they can pick up a Band form outside the Band room door.  Please fill in the entire form and return it to Mrs. Johnson’s letter tray in the West office.  Instrument selection will be posted in …

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