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Music at Fairmount Park 2020-21

Hello Fairmount Park Families-

As we start a new year of teaching remotely, please take a moment to watch a short video I’ve made for you about what music teaching in my class will entail-

MR. PENDERGRASS GENERAL MUSIC VIDEO CURRICULUM NIGHT 2020

Instrumental Music Information for 4th & 5th Grade Families:

MR. PENDERGRASS INSTRUMENTAL VIDEO GR 4-5 CURRICULUM NIGHT 2020
(this is the video Ms. Breidenbach sent out for Curriculum Night)

OVERVIEW OF INSTRUMENTAL PROGRAM
(please watch this video after the one above to get an overview of the instruments offered at Fairmount Park)

Friday Update May 15, 2020

For all current 3rd and 4th grade families wanting to start on a band or orchestra instrument next year:
All 4th and 5th grade students have the opportunity to play a band or orchestra instrument in Seattle Public Schools. If you are currently a 3rd grader or a 4th grader that wants to play an instrument in the fall, please watch this video I made about this cool opportunity:
INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC OPTIONS AT FAIRMOUNT PARK

SING-ALONG WITH MR PENDERGRASS
I’ll be posting some videos of songs we do in the K-2 classroom that you can sing at home. EVERYONE in your house is invited to sing along!  All you have to do is echo.  Here is my first one:
BILL GROGEN’S GOAT

Musical Artists at Home Playlist 01

I put out the call for recordings and students answered! Check out our first Musical Artists at Home Playlist 01. I am so proud of our music makers, creating and recording music from home to share with our Fairmount Park Family. See if you recognize any friends in the play list below.

Do you want to be featured on a future playlist? Watch my WELCOME VIDEO to find out how.