Year 1

In Term 3, students are busily practising their song and dance routine for Beauty and the Beast. 

Here is the video we are going to be dancing with as a warm up next week. You might like to watch it a couple of times so that you can learn some of the moves.

Better when I'm Dancing


We have been dancing with ribbons to the Jazz Music instrumental piece: Take Five
           

                         
    
We are creating partner dances using the Jazz Music instrumental piece: Birdland.
Below is the version by Maynard Ferguson. Enjoy!

Birdland


Here are some of the 'End Poses' of Year One's Birdland Dances:
                          



We are also exploring movement and dance and have been creating movement sequences based on the theme of Winter.
Below is the version of The Snow is Dancing by Claude Debussy that we have been using.

The Snow is Dancing


In Term 2 Year One students are learning to read and play rhythms.
We have been exploring musical concepts on the SFS Kids website. SFS stands for San Francisco Symphony.
Click on the link below to access the Instrument Garden.


In 2017, Term 1, Year One students are learning about orchestral instruments.
We have enjoyed playing the interactive Magic Flute Orchestra Game which is helping us to recognise many of the instruments by sight and sound.

Click on the link below to access the Orchestra Game from the Magic Flute but remember, you will need to download it first before you can play it.

We are also learning  to sing partner songs.


During Term 3 Year Ones are busily rehearsing for The Lion King.
1F is practising 'Shadowland'.
1D is 'Working on my roar!'. 
  
1H is dancing to 'He Lives in You'.
1N are 'Hyenas' in 'Be Prepared!'
During Term 4 students are involved in Drama activities.



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