6th Grade Orchestra

Note Name ID

posted Apr 7, 2014, 9:22 AM by Susan Goudreau   [ updated Apr 7, 2014, 9:30 AM ]

Identify 50 correct note names with an 90% or higher. Turn in by Friday, April 18th.

Print your Progress Report by selecting the "i" or settings button at the upper right hand corner. Select show progress report and type your name so it can give you a verification code. Without a verification code, it will be incomplete. 

DO NOT EMAIL THIS TO ME.  If you are having issues, you need to let me know more than 2 days before it is due. 

Jamboree Volunteers NEEDED!!!

posted Mar 19, 2014, 5:17 PM by Susan Goudreau   [ updated Mar 19, 2014, 6:06 PM ]

Parents, if you are available to help with serving pizza & clean up, transporting cellos & basses, chaperoning and helping with the set-up at North Cobb High School, please click here to register!!!!


posted Mar 3, 2014, 5:58 PM by Susan Goudreau

All 6th Grade Orchestra students are invited to attend our JAM sessions beginning Friday, 3/14!! Students can jam out on their Jamboree music each day!  Note the following times and days for the JAM sessions below:

Friday, 3/14                  8:15 AM
Tuesday, 3/18              8: 15 AM
Thursday, 3/20             8:15 AM   

String Jamboree

posted Mar 3, 2014, 5:50 PM by Susan Goudreau

When: Tuesday, March 25th at 7:30 PM
Where: North Cobb High School

Students received information today regarding the String Jamboree. Make sure your child has these items for the Jamboree:


Parent volunteers are needed for this event!!! If you are able to help, we need parents to help with serving pizza & cleaning up, chaperoning on the bus, & transporting cellos and basses to and from Palmer Middle School. Please contact Mrs. Goudreau if you are available to help at PalmerPantherOrchestra@gmail.com. 

Playing Assignment

posted Mar 3, 2014, 5:46 PM by Susan Goudreau

Friday, 3/7
Dragon Slayer

Cello & Bass mm. 1-10
Violin & Viola mm. 37-44

Watch your new notes and counting. 

Videos may be sent to PalmerPantherOrchestra@gmail.com by Thursday night, 3/6. 

Playing Assignment

posted Feb 10, 2014, 9:40 AM by Susan Goudreau

Thursday, 2/20
#144, Technique Line #4

Focus on F and C naturals and slurs. Students may submit their best video to me by Wednesday night to PalmerPantherOrchestra@gmail.com. 

Tuners Needed!!!

posted Jan 22, 2014, 8:16 AM by Susan Goudreau   [ updated Jan 23, 2014, 9:22 AM ]

Students will learn how to tune their own instruments beginning in February!!! Students will need to have tuner that can be purchased at any music store OR students may download apps on their devices if they have turned in a signed permission slip for Bringing in Your Own Device. Only students who have turned the permission slip in will be able to use their device as a tuner. 

If you would like for your child to use their device as a tuner and have not already turned in the signed BYOD permission slip, print & sign the document below and have your child turn it into Mrs. Goudreau.  

Tuner Apps:
Tuner lite

Materials Need for Friday, 1/17

posted Jan 10, 2014, 5:34 AM by Susan Goudreau

Bring 2 cloths with you to class on Friday, 1/17 so you may participate in the class activity. 

The cloths can be acquired from an old t-shirt. It needs to be soft and something you would not mind throwing away. 

Blue Practice Record Due 12/13

posted Dec 3, 2013, 7:08 PM by Susan Goudreau

Note Name Level 3 Assignment

posted Nov 18, 2013, 4:41 PM by Susan Goudreau   [ updated Nov 18, 2013, 5:43 PM ]

Due: 12/6

Identify 25 correct note names with a 90% or higher. Print and turn in! Make sure your NAME and a verification code is on the assignment!!!

Identify 25 correct note names in 45 seconds or less and receive extra credit!!!

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