SECOND GRADE MUSIC!

HELLO 2nd graders! I miss you all so much! 
I will be posting a "Song of the Week" each Monday for you to listen to; a "Survey" for you to fill out after you watch it and share your thoughts , and also a fun "Resource of the Week" which will be an activity, a game, or a YouTube channel to check out!

Final Activity #11: June 1st- 4th

I hope you all enjoyed listening to different songs of the week and exploring new resources for music! I loved reading your answers.  Baby Cary #2 is due any day now, and I can't wait to show you all pictures (nd find out if it's a boy or a girl)! I hope you have the most wonderful summer with your family and friends.  I will be spending the fall at home with the baby, then coming back to school right before Thanksgiving.  We have found an awesome music substitute to fill in for me until then!  There is no song of the week for you today, but please fill out the survey below.  I love and miss you all!

SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/adfNefevNdJ3qwfx8
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Song of the Week #10, May 26th

Immortals

Listen to this version of Immortals , originally from the Big Hero 6 movie!

Click this link to listen:  

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BaTf90kcq_A
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below!
SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/5SZ9qDMJVfpn14et6
Resource of the Week #10
, May 26th

www.musicplayonline.com - Currently offering a free trial to explore!


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Song of the Week #9, May 18th

"I am With You"  - Olaf

Please watch this video without me giving you any clues :) Then, fill out the survey! I hope you like it!
   
Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evfOzPrzIu0
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/fs9AQ4J4BtpbuC2S8
Resource of the Week #9
, May 18th
The Lion King Experience
On this page, you will find a downloadable resource giving you your very own Lion King Experience! Although the website says this is for students starting at age 8, I think all ages will enjoy with parental assistance. HAVE FUN! This is one of my favorite musicals!
https://www.lionkingexperience.com/


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Song of the Week #8, May 11th

Traditional Asian Music: China

This video doesn't have any lyrics, but I challenge you to close your eyes as you listen and try to imagine what this song could be about.  This instrument called the "pipa" may remind you of a guitar or a stringed instrument.  The song is called "White Snow in Early Spring".
   
Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXvNgl5Yq2U
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/dA3ReBGCPYUQTg4UA
Resource of the Week #8
, May 11th
All Around This World: Asian songs for kids
On this page, you will find a great list of songs from many asian countries. Take a listen and explore!
https://www.allaroundthisworld.com/listen/asian-songs-for-kids/#.XrbtLqhKg2z


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Song of the Week #7, May 4th

Musical Theatre/Broadway

Let's take a look at a different style of music this week : musical theatre! A musical is a play performed on a stage that involves singing and dancing.  Have you ever gone to one?  The musical "Into the Woods" has many fairytale characters mixed into one story.  This was made into a movie in 2014 with Anna Kendrick from Trolls!

Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-f3tinZJ6U
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/3UJgXywYPcQ3hMM89
Resource of the Week #7, May 5th
Scholastic - Music : Science and Sound Here you will find the book "Zin Zin Zin, a Violin" (Some of you may remember me reading that to you at CL!) along with a really cool read along book that talks about how music and sound are related.
https://bookflix.digital.scholastic.com/pair/detail/bk0044pr/start?authCtx=U.794217314


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Song of the Week #6, April 27th

John Henry

American folk music uses instruments and sounds from our history, and often tells a story.  Bluegrass is a type of folk music, and can sound like country or even the blues.  It is Mrs. Cary's FAVORITE style! 

Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XeHWEDANRG4
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/DLVRMwYbmxqCuTsKA


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Song of the Week #5, April 20th

What a Wonderful World

This song was originally sung by famous singer and trumpet player, Louis Armstrong.  You may recognize it! It tells us how wonderful our world is when we stop and pay attention to everything around us - colors, shapes, family, and friends. 
 
Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32uSO-1zBL4
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/k5Q7fxk8d9wxqEK6A

Resource of the Week #5, April 20th

Streaming of different music performances:

Metropolitan Opera: https://www.metopera.org/user-information/nightly-met-opera-streams/

Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals each Friday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLeErO8nXsc

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra - Cool lessons and videos of their musicians: https://www.cincinnatisymphony.org/education-and-community/learning-at-home/lessons-and-activities/


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Song of the Week #4, April 13th

Lava

This is a beautiful song with lyrics right on the video.  Can you figure out what the volcano is actually singing about? 
 
Click this link to listen: 

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uh4dTLJ9q9o
Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/GWaEyvYgM6mJDTcg8

Resource of the Week #4, April 13th
YouTube Channel: KABOOM Percussion

Percussion is the family of instruments that make fun sounds.  This can include drums, bells, wood blocks, rhythm sticks, and more! On this fun YouTube channel, you can find videos of musicians using silly objects to make a really cool beat! Check it out with the help of your family! Which is your favorite? I love the plastic bottles!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKTAPsxJcdfc6K3bIimyRGQ/videos

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Song of the Week #3, April 6th

Viva La Vida (Coldplay cover) - Twin Violin Duo

Viva La Vida means "Live Life".  During this quarantine, a set of twins in Italy recorded themselves playing this song.  Isn't that impressive?

Click this link to listen:

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wot585We_dg Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/HSZ8pm4ZrZfdbVvq6

Resource of the Week #3, April 6th Boomwhackers!

Who says you have to have a complete set of boomwhackers to play along? Make your own! They may not sound like the notes but they sure are fun to play, and it helps you to practice your steady beat and reading notes as they pop up! Use empty toilet paper/paper towel rolls, or whatever you can find, and label them A - B - C - D - E - F - and G! Check out this YouTube channel "musication".  There are a TON of awesome boomwhacker songs.  

Click on the link here: 
https://www.youtube.com/user/derjanson

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Song of the Week #2, March 30th

OSU Marching Band: STAR WARS

Remember when we learned about marching bands a few weeks ago? Check out this marching band playing songs from the movie STAR WARS! What designs do you recognize?

Click this link to listen:

LISTENING LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkYU0RyHBcs&t=10s Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch. Click below! SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/BsrQ7e996Euxpe3h9

Resource of the Week #2, March 30th
Chrome Music Lab Experiments

Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.  You can make your own rhythms, your own melodies, and so much more! HAVE FUN! Save and share them with me (mcary@wellsborosd.org), or share with your families. I can't wait to see what you create!


Click on the link here:
 
https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments

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Song of the Week, March 23rd
The Circle of Life - Lion King on Broadway
You should recognize this song - the very same one we have been practicing for your concert! Sing along if you remember the words. Teach it to your family and have them join in!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewOAsUWQJvo 

Don't forget to fill out the survey after you watch, if you'd like! :

https://forms.gle/3MMAMJU1E3rVqnbW9 

 

Resource of the Week 

2-4 : The Art of DJ Scratching

Hip-hop DJs Celskiii + Deeandroid discuss their unique style + long running collaboration. Check it out below! Take some time to listen to some of your favorite music. How would you remix it? What sounds are your favorite?







Posted before school closure - feel free to still use: Upcoming performance: DISNEY! The Movies, The Music

Links to practice songs and dance moves: Mickey Mouse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36mAEGUBB8s You Can Fly: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_P0WBJFdGo Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udbznDAeyVs The Bare Necessities: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CaLj2Nwqp-8 Under the Sea: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24JS0gjS5RM Circle of Life: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-wJ7n1KL7Y

March 17th, Tuesday   2nd Grade Spring Performance Rehearsal - 9:00 a.m. / 3rd and 4th attend

March 18th, Wednesday  2nd Grade Spring Family Performance - 9:00 a.m.


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