Reynolds Beginning Band

Week of Oct. 17-21

We're ready!!

Now that we are in the 2nd Nine Weeks of the school year, we're ready to increase our practice expectations a little! Instead of 15 minutes per practice session, students should be spending 20 minutes each session. We are encouraging them to have a Practice Plan every time they sit down to play. Practicing should be intentional, and they should know what they are trying to improve every time. That's how to be most efficient and get better quicker!

Remember, practice records are due EVERY Tuesday! This is true even when we do not have school on Monday, like this upcoming week! Please help your student remember to get their practice record signed and submitted on time. Students who earn an 80 or higher on all their practice records will be well on their way to earning a reward trip to Pin Stack in December!! If your student has lost theirs, you may print another off of our band website, or pick up an extra in the Band Hall!

Google Calendar

Click HERE to access our google calendar and sync it with your phone! That's the best way to ensure that you always have the most up to date information.

EEi Issues - BRASS

We have been in contact with EEi about the troubles that many of you have expressed experiencing with submitting your student's EEi assignments. What we learned is that it works without any issues if you are on a computer. If you are using an Apple device, you MUST download the free EEi app in order for it to work. It will NOT work through the Safari browser on an Apple device. If you have an Android device, it will not work at all. :( They have told us that an app for Android is "coming soon" but with no definitive date on that yet. We are sorry for this inconvenience! This is a new technology, and our first time to use it, so we are learning right along with you! Thank you for your patience.

We have five school iPads that are available for students to check out before or after school if that is more convenient for your family. Please click HERE to sign up for iPad use.

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