Today was our first day skyping with our Collaborative Composer Project with Mrs. Muench’s third grade classes in Gilman, Illinois. It was so electric in the classroom. The fifth grade classes exchanged the name of their composer and composition. Now we are ready to start our multi-media projects, which we will start the next music
Mrs. Muench, a music teacher from Gilman, Illinois and I are collaborating on a composer project. The fifth graders will create composer multi-media projects and the third graders from Gilman will do voice-threads about the composer. Look at http://composerproject.wikispaces.com/ for details.
I was one of the lucky fifty educators to be selected to attend Google Teacher Academy in Chicago. I knew this was going to be cool and interesting, but I didn’t realize how innovative this really was. Here I am the weekend after, reading all those great emails and creating new projects for my classroom