Music Show and Tell

Music Show and Tell Greetings Early Years Parents, This is Andrea Spackman, Early Years Specialist at IICS. I am emailing to let you know about our Music Show and Tell. For the next 2 weeks, each child is encouraged to bring a music item that...

Student Led Conference 2016

Thank you parents and students for a wonderful Student Led Conference. Below I have included a few highlights. It was great to see students talking with confidence about the activities and skills they have been working on in music and PE this...

Ring Around the Rosie

In Early Years, we have been exploring how to write lyrics. To start this inquiry, we have used the song “Ring Around the Rosie”. Have a listen to the first version we learned, then see if you can add new lyrics. Don’t forget to...

Grade 2 Adventure Challenge

During our Adventure Challenge PE unit, Students worked on team building skills. Throughout the unit, the class was presented with various challenges that required them to work all together to solve a problem. This required students to be caring...

Miss Mary Mack_ Hand Game

Miss Mary Mack is an age old game. Even as a playground activity, this hang game helps develop gross motor movement, reinforce steady beat, and allow one to collaboratively create music. In this recording, tempo is the main focus. Can you...

Grade 2 Gymnastics- Portfolio

Grade 2 explored gymnastics during their last unit. They learned many new skills and put them into their very own partner routines. Check out our journey from beginning to end. Final routines will be on display at Student-Led Conferences on...
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Grade 1 Composers Create

During our Composers Create Unit, Grade 1 students got the chance to create their own music. This unit allowed us to explore notation and how symbols can be used to communicate our musical ideas. Watch our composers at work and see a few of their...