Mid-Pacific Institute: Music

Music

Happy New School Year!

Posted on August 31, 2017

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Previous Classroom Updates

Grades K-2 Spring 2017 Curriculum Summary

Posted on May 10, 2017

This semester was filled with many different musical experiences. Our main focus was on extension, instrumentation, and performance skills. We learned songs, music theory, rhythm, and creative movement. We also focused on musical skills: tempo (fast and slow), pitch (high...

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Grades 3-5 Spring 2017 Curriculum Summary

Posted on May 10, 2017

This semester was filled with many different musical experiences. Our main focus was on extension, instrumentation, and performance skills. We learned songs, music theory, rhythm, and creative movement, and focused on musical skills: tempo, rhythm, breath control, posture, and hand-eye...

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E Holoholo Kākou!

Posted on May 8, 2017

My heart is still full and overflowing from our amazing children in our May Day program last week Friday. The hula, mele, costumes, and fragrant lei still linger in my mind as our preschool and elementary celebrated this memorable...

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Happy New Year!

Posted on February 1, 2017

What a wonderful start to a new semester and a new year! The month of January was filled with many different musical experiences which involved inquiry, music theory, pitch, rhythm, movement, coordination, improvisation, composition, instrumentation, and much more. On the...

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Grades K-2 Fall 2016 Curriculum Summary

Posted on December 1, 2016

This semester, the children participated in a variety of musical experiences like singing, dancing, instrument exploration, and creative movement activities to develop their musical skills. We focused on musical concepts such as tempo (fast and slow), dynamics (loud and soft),...

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Grades 3-5 Fall 2016 Curriculum Summary

Posted on December 1, 2016

This semester, the children participated in a variety of musical experiences like singing, dancing, instrument exploration, and creative movement activities to develop their musical skills. They learned variations of vocal warm-ups to build voice, pitch matching, rhythm, breath control, and...

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We've Got Rhythm!

Posted on November 1, 2016

October was an awesome month filled with so many different activities! The highlight of the month was our traditional Spooktivity event! All the students from Kindergarten through 5th grade excitedly learned the choreography to Michael Jackson's, "Thriller!" We teamed up...

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