Feierside Chat #25 – Morning Dance Program

Continuing her series of chats called “Bridges to the Community,” Lillie Feierabend shares ideas and resources for initiating and developing a Morning Dance Program. This initiative makes it possible for every student to become engaged in dancing as they arrive at...

Feierside Chat #24 – All School Sing

In Feierside Chat #24, Lillie continues her series on Bridges to the Community by sharing tips and ideas for presenting an All School Sing.  Whatever your time and schedule constraints, you too can gather your school community together for a few moments of shared...

Feierside Chat #23 – Ask Me Notes

Continuing her series of chats called “Bridges to the Community”  Lillie Feierabend, shares this great chat on “Ask Me” sheets.  Originally meant to serve as a way to bring music into the home, “Ask Me” sheets proved to serve several additional goals as well.  Here...

Feierside Chat #22 – Arioso

Arioso is included in the First Steps in Music lessons as an opportunity for students to create their own tunes. Original musical thinking is the highest form of music thinking. This chat outlines a progression from the teacher modeling arioso to the students creating...

Feierside Chat #21 – Plan a May Day Festival

This month’s Feierside chat continues the series of chats presented by Lillie Feierabend on “Bridges to the Community.”  In this chat Lillie addresses how to mount a May Day festival as a means of further developing your student’s school community experience….a...