WORKSHOP OUTLINE
"DISCOVER THE GEMS OF ORFF"
Meadowbrook School, 3125 W. Flormann St., Rapid City, SD  57702

(see Clinician Bios by clicking link on the left side bar) 

September 16, 2017          Registration 8:00               Class 8:30-12:00

STRATEGIES FOR THE NEW YEAR

Gain new ideas for a fresh start to the school year! Local chapter members will share lessons and successful classroom strategies that motivate students. Instruction will include singing, playing, moving, and creating to produce better understanding and keep your students actively making music.


October 21, 2017               9:00-3:00

MINING THE VOLUMES

INSTRUCTOR: Cyndee Giebler Porterfield, WI

Uncover the hidden gems found within the pages of the Music for Children Volumes. We will explore ways to make these pieces fun, artistic and joyful for today’s students. Bring a soprano recorder and a sense of adventure. Treasure awaits those who are ready to dig!


January 20, 2018                9:00-3:00

create & play through collaboration

INSTRUCTOR: Chris Judah-Lauder, TX

Explore sequenced process for creating and playing successful compositions and game activities through guided exploration. We will use drums, barred instruments, and other surprises with a strong emphasis on cooperative learning, accountability and classroom management. Bring a soprano recorder to this fun and creative workshop.



 March 17, 2018                   8:30-12:00

WHERE THE TRAIL BEGINS: IDEAS FROM THE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE

Ideas from the best instructors in the country will be shared at this class. 

Saddle up and get ready for an amazing assortment of lessons, activities, and dances presented by chapter members who attend the National AOSA Conference in Fort Worth, Texas.

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 TOTAL HOURS: 16  (2-3 HOUR SESSIONS & 2-5 HOUR SESSIONS)



One hour credit from Augustana is available through RCAS; instructor, Deb Martin, Deborah.J.Martin@k12.sd.us or register at the September meeting. Annual member dues are $30.00 for these outstanding clinicians. Contacts: Deb Martin (605-390-3324) or Tammy Richards (319-883-0240).