Reading in Song

Description

Find natural connections with your subject areas by engaging in a deep understanding of the elements of music—including form, rhythm, dynamics, sound quality, and texture. Create original compositions, compose rhythmic chants, prepare short performances, and learn how to make reading more expressive. This professional development workshop also explores ways arts integration incorporates 21st Century Skills, such as critical thinking and collaboration.

Sample Common Core Connection: Writing 2 CCR Anchor Standard: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas.

*All workshops longer than 90 minutes include an on-site orientation meeting.