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 Roxboro Road Elementary

Mondays
Mark your calendars!
Spring Concert: Thursday, June 13th, 2019
7pm, Roxboro Road Middle School

NSCSD SUMMER STRING CAMP INFORMATION



        Here we go!!! :)
Monday May 13th, 2019
Concert Music!! :)
Concert reminders sent home
Thursday, June 13th - 7pm, Roxboro Middle School! :)
The school assembly will be the same day!!


Monday, May 6th, 2019

Concert music focus:
Song for Christine
Lightly Row
Can Can
Power Rock

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Festival of the Arts Music!
*Power Rock!
*Lightly Row!

Monday, April 8th, 2019
*Priority one - have a GREAT spring break!
*Festival of the Arts RSVP form
*Festival and Concert music
*Pages 12-14 in book (depending on group)

Monday, March 25th, 2019
We did a TON today!!!
*Open String Cycle Video
*D Scale
*Hot/Creepy Cross Buns + First Finger Rock Video
*Lightly Row - non-highlighted line
*I'm a Little Monkey

Festival of the Arts invitations have begun to go out!!! :) Please let me know if you have questions.


Monday, March 18th, 2019

(1/2 day - we did the open string cycle and First Finger Rock - but I wanted to get these videos up for them to practice :) )
*Open String Cycle Video

VIOLIN POWER ROCK VIDEO 1 - 13 - 21
VIOLIN POWER ROCK VIDEO 2 - 21 - 29

VIOLA POWER ROCK VIDEO 1 - 13 - 21
VIOLA POWER ROCK VIDEO 2 - 21 - 29

CELLO POWER ROCK VIDEO 1 - beginning - 29
CELLO POWER ROCK VIDEO 2 - 
29 - end

 

BASS POWER ROCK VIDEO 1 - beginning - 29
BASS POWER ROCK VIDEO 2 - 29 - end

 


Monday, March 11th, 2019

*Open String Cycle
*First Finger Rock
*Page 12 in the book
*March Madness!


Monday, March 4th, 2019
MARCH MADNESS!! (click to download if needed)
Lesson video playlist link 

Blueberry Song (blue star)
Power Rock
Page 12 - Song for Christine or Natalie's Rose (purple star)


Monday, February 11th, 2019

*Page 12 - #33, #34
Song for Christine Video
Natalie's Rose Video

*Page 13 - Rosin Raps Video
*The Blueberry Song Video
*Power Rock

Have a great winter break!!!


Monday, February 4th, 2019
D Scale Forward AND backward!
Power Rock!
The Blueberry Song!

 

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Same as last week! :)
All groups - Power Rock!

Monday, January 7th, 2019!
*D Scale Video
*D scale orange star challenge - memorize!
*Page 8-9 note review
-#17 - Hop Scotch

-#18 - Morning Dance
-#19 - Rolling Along
-#20 - Good King Wenceslas
-#21 - Seminole Chant
-#22 - Lightly Row

*Page 10-11 A string notes (some groups)
-#23 - Let's Read D
-#24 - Let's Read C#
-#25 - Take Off
-#26 - Carribbean Island
-#27 - Olympic High Jump
-#28 - Let's Read B
-#29 - Half Way Down
-#30 - Right Back Up
-#31 - Down the D Scale
-#32 - Up the D Scale
*Power Rock - measures 13-21 (some groups)

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PREVIOUS LESSONS

Monday, December
17th:
D Scale notes (Review)
Page 10 in Essential Elements
Jingle Bells, Jolly Old St. Nicholas packet

Monday, December
10th:

Congrats on a successful BLT DAY!!!!
*Jingle Bells sound file
*Jingle Bells Video

 

Monday, December 3rd:
*Bows bows bows! Next Monday is BLT day!!!
*BLT Day Video
*D Scale
Video
*Page 6-7 in the Essential Elements Book
www.myeelibrary.com
enter activation code, OR click here to access ALL Essential Elements sound files :) 

  

Monday, November 26th:
*Bow Games + Hot Cross Buns with bows!
*Bow Games Music only!!!!
*Page 4 with bows, Page 6 pizzicato
*Hot Cross Buns with bows!!
*Keep practicing bow games!
***BLT Day will be Monday, December 10th!! :)***
www.myeelibrary.com
enter activation code, OR click here to access ALL files :) 

 

Monday, November 19th:
*Bow Games with Music!
*New Song Page
*Page 4-5 with bows!
*Keep going with open strings and bows! :)
www.myeelibrary.com
enter activation code, OR click here to access ALL files :) 

 

Monday, November 5th:
Bow Reminders and Essential Elements Book Video
Pages 4-5 in book
www.myeelibrary.com
enter activation code, OR click here to access ALL files :) 
Review Twinkle
Continue Bow Games and Bow Tubes
Open strings with bow! Yay!


Monday, October 29th:
VIOLIN/VIOLA video - Twinkle + Bow games
CELLO video - Twinkle + Bow games
BASS video - Twinkle + Bow games
*Creepy Cross Buns and/or Mary Lost Her Lamb using F natural
--replace all F# with F natural
---"low 2" for violins and violas - first and second finger nice and close! :)
---2nd finger for cellos and basses
*New notes G and B 
*Twinkle Twinkle
*Bow Seat Belts
*Bow Tubes (some groups)


Monday, October 22nd:
Mary Had a Little Lamb Video
*E and F# review
*Mary Had a Little Lamb
*Bow Games!

 

Monday, October 15th:
Hot Cross Buns Video
*D & A string review
*CBA's - G F E D C B A
*Hot Cross Buns
**Added E and F# (F Sharp!! :) )

 

Monday, October 1st:
Open String Minion Boogie Video

*Finish parts of the instrument
*How to hold the instrument (remember to stay relaxed)
*Pizzicato!
*D and A strings
*Open String Minion Boogie!

 

Monday, September 25th:
*Learning to read the lesson schedule
*I tuned instruments
*Parts of the instrument labeling
CHALLENGE: to teach someone at home about the parts of the instrument

Some groups also learned:
*The 7 steps to setting up
*Pizzicato - the word that means plucking the instrument
*D and A strings