5th Grade Theme and Variation

5th graders have been learning about Aaron Copeland’s Appalachian Spring.  In Appalachian Spring, Copeland used the folk song, Simple Gifts to write a theme and variation.  Check out our theme and variation on a different familiar tune:

Mrs. Trujillo’s Class:

Mrs. Proffitt’s Class:

Mr. Cooper’s Class:

Ukulele Stuff

5th Graders have been learning to play ukulele in music class!
They know all the main chords in the key of C:  C, F, G, Am

Check out this website for help tuning: http://ukutuner.com/

Check out this website to learn some more songs: https://ukutabs.com/difficulty-level-1/

Check out this website to learn some more chords: https://ukuguides.com/guides/basic-ukulele-chords-for-beginning-players/

Check out this website for more information or help with ukulele: https://ukuguides.com/