Ms. Newsome’s 3rd grade was thrilled when their homeroom teacher came to music to dance the “Alabama Gal” American folk dance with them!
Students are learning sight words and meet in small group to practice tracking and reading simple books with the new reading skills we have been “baking.” Way to go, Pre-K!
We are learning to folk dance in 2nd grade! A longways set folk dance is tricky, but Mrs. Shaffer’s class is getting there!
DES band playing a fall themed blues piece “Wish I Was a Chicken”
TES music students learned about different types of drums as they began their percussion study. In this clip, students are counting the rhythms of notes and rests.
Thomson-McDuffie Middle School sixth graders used colored candies today to study percentages. Middle schoolers extend fraction concepts to study ratios and rates per quantity. Video produced by Jake Bennett, Josiah Bartlett, Eann Hernandez and Ephraim Wells.
During STEM Night at Thomson-McDuffie Middle School, parents and school leaders were challenged to tie a knot without letting go of the rope.
As part of their fine arts instruction, students experience vocal and instrumental music as early as kindergarten. Here, first graders perform “Hot Cross Buns” on the xylophone as they demonstrate note value, rhythm, and musical rests.
Students from the Mighty Max performed at the November board meeting.