Music Program at Lewis and Clark Elementary
Lewis and Clark Elementary
email@example.comWELCOME! To the Lewis and Clark Music page. At L&C we believe that music is a vital part of a young child’s complete education. To facilitate that education children at L&C have a multi-faceted experience during their music lesson. Our program is based on the philosophy of Orff Schulwerk (see tab), a music pedagogy begun by Carl Orff and Gunild Keetman in the early 1900’s.In the 2020-2021 School year, many things are different. Specialists will be pushing into grade level classes on a 3-week rotation. Music classes will be held in the home classroom for 25 minutes a day. Below is the rotation schedule.Lewis & Clark Specialist Schedule 2020-2021
K 1 2 3 4 5Classroom Teacher 8/27/20 Music Counselor Art Spanish PE Library 9/21/20 Library Music Counselor Art Spanish PE 10/19/20 PE Library Music Counselor Art Spanish 11/16/20 Spanish PE Library Music Counselor Art 12/14/20 Art Spanish PE Library Music Counselor 1/19/21 Counselor Art Spanish PE Library Music 2/12/21 Music Counselor Art Spanish PE Library 3/22/21 Library Music Counselor Art Spanish PE 4/12/21 PE Library Music Counselor Art Spanish 5/3/21 Spanish PE Library Music Counselor Art 5/24/21 Art Spanish PE Library Music Counselor
PEACE CHOIRWe are proud of our Peace Choir at Lewis and Clark Elementary. This year, 2020-2021, we will have a weekly Zoom Tuesdays at 3pm to enjoy singing as best we can over the internet.Lewis and Clark Peace Choir Missoula Statement
The L&C Peace Choir is a multi-age, multi-grade activity that gives our students an additional opportunity to make music and perform. Through its inclusive nature it provides a vehicle for students to expand their relationship web within the school. The repertoire of music empowers children to develop positive relationships, thinking strategies and helps in character building. It exposes the singers to national and international cultures of song, helping to form global citizens.
The Lewis and Clark Peace Choir was formed in the 2007-08 school year under the direction of Jane McAllister, Dorothy Morrison and Kathy Dungan. This year's directors, Dorothy Morrison, Jane McAllister, Niki Vanek, and Kim Kees. Sing Language interpreter Ann Hauns.