Sunday, March 17, 2019

Week of March 17


Dear Students and Families,
I hope you had a great weekend.
The coming week brings the start of preparations of the Passion Play, and the music it will feature. The students will be learning some timeless songs about Jesus’ Passion, such as “Were You There”, “Be Not Afriad” and “Gethsemane”.
PreK classes will be using instruments in music class as well as colorful scarves in music and movement routines. We will be learning songs about Spring and play “call and answer” games using percussion instruments.
Have a great week,
Mrs. Alma Micic

PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE

Sunday, March 10, 2019

WEEK OF MARCH 10

Dear Students and Parents,
This week the younger grades will be learning new songs about Spring as well as playing percussion games using percussion instruments: shakers, sticks and tambourines.
The older grades will continue to practice the recorder flute, learn about American composers Duke Ellington and Aaron Copland as well as the history of OPERA and BALLET.

 If you’re interested in entering the ” doodle for google “ competition, please click on the link below and follow instructions :
https://doodles.google.com/d4g/how-it-works/
Have a great week everyone! The school is closed on Friday, March 15.
PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE

Ms. Alma Micic
Music Teacher

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Doodle for Google competition

 If you’re interested in entering the ” doodle for google “ competition, please click on the link below and follow instructions :
https://doodles.google.com/d4g/how-it-works/

Monday, March 4, 2019

Week of March 4

PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE: WEEK OF MARCH 4

Several important announcements this week:
-Wednesday March 6, 2019- Ash Wednesday 
Mass at 10:30 AM led by students of grades 7 & 8
Parents Welcome
Friday March 8, 2019 - Feast of St. John of God
International Women's Day 
Stations of the Cross 12:15 PM in Church - parents welcome 


Music program for Ash Wednesday Mass
AshWedSchool2019.pdf

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Week of February 25

Dear Students and Families,
Please view this week's lesson plan here: LESSON PLAN WEEK OF FEBRUARY 25
This week we have several important events to keep in mind:
-We will have early dismissal on both February 25 and March 1st;
-African American History presentations will be held on Wednesday in the auditorium from 8:30 till 10am, parents are welcome. 6th grade will be presenting about famous African American composers, musicians and civil-rights advocates who were artists.
-Dr. Seuss Dress Up Day and Costume Contest on Fridays morning in the auditorium;
-Progress reports will be send home on Thursday.
In music class this week we will continue to learn about American composers and musical innovators such as Duke Ellington, George Gershwin and Aaron Copland, who all either lived in NY or were born and raised New Yorkers as well. We will look for inspiration in their life stories as they were all civil-rights advocates, children of immigrants and made their mark on the rich heritage of American music.
Younger grades will continue their exploration of the orchestra, learning about woodwind and percussion instruments this week through fun musical story of Sergei Prokofiev, "Peter and the Wolf".
Have a great week!
Ms. Alma Micic

Monday, February 18, 2019

Week of February 18

Dear Students and Families,
I hope you had a restful holiday weekend.
This week we will work on furthering students' recorder and basic piano skills. We will also prepare and rehearse songs for the School Mass on 2/22 at 9 am, Feast of the Chair of St. Peter. Parents are welcome. Younger grades such as PreK 1,2,3,4,5 will be learning about Big Band instruments and songs from the Jazz for Kids collection, including music and movement.
This week, on Thursday, we will celebrate the 100th day of school!
Please note the schedule changes that start this week.
PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE: FEBRUARY 18
Ms. Alma Micic

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Week of February 10


Dear parents, I hope that you will join us this week for several music presentations over three days starting on February 12- the schedule is as follows:

               

Valentine's Day Music Presentations                                 

 
  Tuesday February 12th 
PreK For All Classes 
9:00 AM 
Mrs. Gonzalez - PreK-3
Ms. McGarry - PreK -4
Mrs. Serbones - PreK-5

Wednesday February 13th 
Grades 1, 2 and 3 - 9:00 AM 
Grades 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 - 10:00 AM 

Thursday February 14th 
PreK-1 - Mrs. Fundora
PreK -2 - Mrs. Rodriguez



PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE: WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Second grade assignement

Please complete this assignement on a separate sheet of paper and turn in on Monday 2/11

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

6th grade assignment due 2/8

Valentine’s Day Presentation

CAN’T BUY ME LOVE https://youtu.be/TBSpmoA8V78
Can't buy me love, love
Can't buy me love
I'll buy you a diamond ring my friend if it makes you feel alright
I'll get you anything my friend if it makes you feel alright
Cos I don't care too much for money, and money can't buy me love
I'll give you all I got to give if you say you'll love me too
I may not have a lot to give but what I got I'll give to you
I don't care too much for money, money can't buy me love
Can't buy me love, everybody tells me so
Can't buy me love, no no no, no
Say you don't need no diamond ring and I'll be satisfied
Tell me that you want the kind of thing that money just can't buy
I don't care too much for money, money can't buy me love
Owww
Can't buy me love, everybody tells me so
Can't buy me love, no no no, no
Say you don't need no diamond ring and I'll be satisfied
Tell me that you want the kind of thing that money just can't buy
I don't care too much for money, money can't buy me love
Can't buy me love, love
Can't buy me love


3rd grade assignment

Take The Word of God With You As You Go
https://youtu.be/ztA_P2Dq2tk

Take the Word of God with You

Take the word of God with you as you go.
Take the seeds of God's word and make them grow.
Go in peace to serve the world, in peace to serve the world.
Take the love of God, the love of God with you as you go.

Take the peace of God with you as you go.
Take the seeds of God's peace and make them grow.
Go in peace to serve the world, in peace to serve the world.
Take the love of God, the love of God with you as you go.

Take the joy of God with you as you go.
Take the seeds of God's joy and make them grow.
Go in peace to serve the world, in peace to serve the world.
Take the love of God, the love of God with you as you go.

Take the love of God with you as you go.
Take the seeds of God's love and make them grow.
Go in peace to serve the world, in peace to serve the world.
Take the love of God, the love of God with you as you go.

James Harrison

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Dear students and parents,
I hope you had a pleasant weekend.
Please see the important announcements below and the link to lesson plan.
Have a great week!
Ms. Alma Micic

PLEASE VIEW THE LESSON PLAN HERE:
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 3RD

Monday February 4, 2019 - Feast of St. Blaise
Prayer service at 2:00 PM. Parents welcome.
Throats will be blessed during the service.
E-sports in ASP.

Tuesday February 5, 2019 - Feast of St. Agatha
Chinese New Year - Year of the Pig 

Wednesday February 6, 2019 Feast of St. Paul Miki
Re- Registration Opens - see Alba if you have questions.

Thursday February 7, 2019 
NYC Police Department Parent Meeting 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
school auditorium. Refreshments served.
Reconciliation Class 3:15PM - 4:00 PM 

Friday February 8, 2019
Celebration of National Pizza Day 
Communion Class 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM 

Sunday February 10, 2019
Students in sacramental class attend Mass with 
Mr. Woods at 1:00 PM  

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Week of January 27

Dear Students and Families,
This week is Catholic School Week and we look forward to seeing many of you during the open house hours!
Religion fair is this Wednesday and 6th grade  have a special project to present - religious music throughout the ages.
On Thursday we have Mass at 9am, Feast of St. John Bosco, led by students of 2nd grade- parents are welcome. We also look forward to seeing you at Parent Teacher conferences on Feb 1st. 
Have a great week! 

Please view the lesson plan here: LESSON PLAN, WEEK OF JANUARY 27