Mrs. Curran -- Music Education

        Welcome to the PWS music education page! I am excited to help your student(s) develop a life-long love of music. Students in grades one through four visit the music room once a week for a 40 minute class. We will explore different types of music, play instruments, learn about various composers, learn to be part of a musical group, learn to read and create music, sing, move and have fun! This site will be updated monthly with happenings from the music room. I will also update important chorus information throughout the year in preparation for  our concerts. Please take a moment to look around to find out more about music class. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions about the musical development of your child.

Katie Curran    Music Education Teacher    
(603)622.0431 ext. 24258

Class Happenings

  • What did we learn about in September?             The school year is off to a wonderful start in the music room. The children are excited to play new instruments, learn about composers and become better musicians. Our first composer of the month was George Gershwin. We enjoyed listening to American in Paris, Rhapsody in Blue, I've Got Rhythm, and Someone to Watch Over Me.General Music Class covered the following areas:4th Grade:            We completed a unit on the science of singing and learned the song Feelin' Groovy. We learned the science behind correct posture for singing and playing instruments. We reviewed basic music notation by creating our own music bingo boards to prepare for playing recorder. Please have your child bring their recorder to school. We ...
    Posted Sep 27, 2017, 6:51 PM by Katie Curran
  • Chorus Sign-up Time! All 4th grade students who enjoy singing are encouraged to sign up for the Peter Woodbury chorus! This is a great opportunity for students to sing a variety of styles of music as a group and improve their singing voice.Chorus begins on September 26th and runs on Tuesday afternoons from 2:20-3:00. Information and permission slips were sent home with all students. Here is an extra copy if needed!I am looking forward to a great year!
    Posted Sep 14, 2017, 6:27 PM by Katie Curran
  • Welcome to the Music Room! Hi Musical Families,I hope you are as excited as I am to start the new school year! I have many wonderful things planned for us as we continue our musical journey together. If this is your first year at Peter Woodbury School, welcome! All students in grades 1 through 4 will visit the music room once a week for a 40 minute lesson. I will post a brief newsletter at the conclusion of each month to share with you what your student has learned. You will also find important information and concert dates for the 4th grade chorus under the Chorus Information tab at the top of the screen.Looking forward to seeing all of you in music class ...
    Posted Aug 22, 2017, 7:56 AM by Katie Curran
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