2nd Grade Music Notes

November 2015

Our November Learning Goals

  • I will learn that stories can be told through movement and music.
  • Today I will be able to listen and identify parts of songs that are the same and different.
  • Today I will be able to identify instruments from other cultures.
  • Today I will be able to listen and identify song form.
  • Today I will be able to listen and identify ABA form.

Our Concert Was a Success!

A BIG thanks to all our parents and family members for coming out to see our performance on December 3. We are so proud of all the hard work and effort our second grade students put into this concert! It was a fun day, full of all things Nutcracker!

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Nutcracker Concert DVD's are Available

New Concept Video will be filming our afternoon performance. If you would like to order a DVD of our concert, please send $15 in an envelope marked with your child’s name, class and “2nd Grade Nutcracker DVD” on the front. You may send the money in to your child’s classroom teacher. Checks should be made out to Joan Martin Elementary. Cash is also accepted. DVD’s will be delivered to the school sometime following Christmas break.

Dates to Remember


  • January 19, 6:00pm- 1st Grade "Informance" Concert (Miss Backe and Miss Jolliff's classes) Grandparents day at 2pm
  • January 21, 6:00pm- 1st Grade "Informance" Concert (Mrs. LaVelle, Mrs. Peeler, and Mrs. Evans's classes) Grandparents day at 2pm
  • February 26, 6:30pm- 4th Grade Drama Club Performance
  • March 17, 6:30pm- 5th Grade Concert (Grandparents day at 2pm)
  • March 22-24 Instrument Zoo during Music Class
  • April 12, 6:30pm- 3rd Grade Concert (Grandparents day at 2pm)
  • May 16-20 Talent Week in Music Class

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