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Grade Level Music Information,
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and other Noteworthy News!

During our school closure, new activities will be posted weekly in the blog section of this website.  (See below.) 

Blog - Post List
  • Week of May 26 - 30

    Hey there Cougars!  It was so great to hear from many of last week!  I post lessons on my website weekly on Wednesdays. There are response prompts in the lesson document.  This week I will also add a "How To" video...
    • 27 May 2020
  • Week of May 18 - 22

    Hey there Cougars!  It was so great to hear from many of last week!  I post lessons on my website weekly on Wednesdays. There are response prompts in the lesson document.  I hope to hear from more of you this w...
    • 20 May 2020
  • For the Week of May 4 - May 8

    Hey there Cougars!  Remember that music is healing and fun!  No virus can take the joy of singing and playing from us!   New this week:  There will be response suggestions in the lesson document for some of the lesson.
    • 6 May 2020
  • For the Week of April 27 - May 1

    Hey there Cougars!  It’s  been fun to see your faces and hear your voices online.  Remember that music is healing and fun!  No virus can take the joy of singing and playing from us!  J  So…if you want to s...
    • 29 Apr 2020
  • For the Week of April 20-24

    Hey there Cougars!  I am so sad that we will not be able to meet together face to face again this year.  These are very strange times.  Remember that music is healing and fun!  No virus can take the joy of singing and playing fro...
    • 21 Apr 2020
  • For the Week of April 6-10

    Hey there Cougars!  I miss your faces!  I miss meeting together!  Each week, I will be posting on my website some music activities that you can do from home.  Feel free to send me pics of what you are doing or to reach out on ...
    • 8 Apr 2020
  • For the Week of March 30 - April 3

    Hey there Cougars!  I miss your faces!  I miss meeting together!  Each week, I will be posting on my website some music activities that you can do from home.  Feel free to send me pics of what you are doing or to reach out on Sees...
    • 31 Mar 2020
  • For the Week of March 23 - March 27

    Hey there Cougars!  I miss your faces!  I miss meeting together each week!  I will be posting some music activities each week that you can do from home.  Feel free to send me pics of what you are doing or to reach out on Seesaw....
    • 24 Mar 2020
  • NOTEWORTHY NEWS FOR FEBRUARY

    February came and went quickly with kindness week, Valentine’s Day, mid-winter break and many other activities.  Here’s our update from the music room:  5th Grade – Fifth graders finally had their performance of the musica...
    • 10 Mar 2020
  • NOTEWORTHY NEWS FOR JANUARY

    It’s hard to believe that it’s nearly February!  And that we’ve already had a week of snow and delays!  Yet 2020 is off to a great start!  Here’s what’s been happening:  5th Grade – Fifth grader...
    • 24 Jan 2020
  • NOTEWORTHY NEWS FOR DECEMBER

    It’s hard to believe that it’s December already!  Such a great fall we have had in the music room getting to know students and learning together!  We had our Holiday Concert last night with the Holiday Choir (K-2nd graders) led ...
    • 13 Dec 2019
  • NOTEWORTHY NEWS FOR NOVEMBER

    There is so much to be grateful for!  We had two wonderful Veterans Day assemblies that students worked hard to prepare.  Both were well attended and the Veterans and their families all expressed appreciation for being recognized and rememb...
    • 3 Dec 2019
  • Auditions for 5th Grade Music Program “Wright!” Wednesday, October 30th, 1:40-3:30 PM.

    SIGN UP HERE! Plan to stay the whole time unless you make prior arrangements with Miss Petry.  No late auditions will be accepted.  If you cannot make it to the audition, please make arrangements with Miss Petry PRIOR to the auditions to ...
    • 28 Oct 2019
  • NOTEWORTHY NEWS FOR OCTOBER

    Happy Fall to All!  It's hard to believe it is October already!  Leaves are changing and falling from the trees.  The weather is turning and the rain is beginning.  We've had a great start to our year here in music!  And ther...
    • 9 Oct 2019
  • LAST DAY TO JOIN COUGAR CHORUS IS TUESDAY, 10/8

    Parents of 3rd, 4th and 5th graders, Last call for singers interested in joining Cougar Chorus for our Fall Season!  We meet on Tuesdays before school from 8:00-9:00 AM in the music room.  Students should enter through the parent pick ...
    • 2 Oct 2019
  • Cougar Chorus Begins Tuesday!

    Dear Parents and Guardians, I am very excited to invite all 3rd, 4th and 5th graders who LOVE to SING to join the IVE Cougar Chorus!  This group will perform at a variety of school and community events.  The goal of the Chorus is to sing a ...
    • 18 Sep 2019