Young students will learn about many subjects through the modality of music. Months, Seasons, planets, math, science, reading, writing, history and US government will all be covered. In addition students will have an overview of great music through Classic Childrens musical Literature.
As opposed to rap or pop style, we will learn real musical melodies that are at the seat of all musical basics. Students will learn to appreciate and recognize classical music, fiddle style, Broadway style learning key concepts through the modality of music.
Students will learn character building lessons through music such as being Dependable, Honest and Obedient.
This will be an active class where singing, dancing as well as working with props and larger learning tools will be encouraged and learning can't be avoided.
Frequency: Once per Week
Class Duration: Semester
Teacher will provide all materials.
teacher will provide
Private Funds Accepted? Yes
Charter Funds Accepted? Yes
Inspire Charter School: Yes
South Sutter: Yes
***Margie Hartung has played violin since third grade, and piano and guitar since 6th grade. She has taught music lessons privately for 20 years. As a youth, she was a member of the Los Angeles Jr. Philharmonic, Sacramento Youth Symphony and Camellia Symphony. As a Music Major at Western Baptist College (now Corban) she studied private voice, violin and traveled with the touring choir for two years. Until two years ago she was the Orchestra Director in the Eureka School District and for Horizon Charter School for 12 years, but stopped to restructure and create the Placer County Youth Orchestra, a full symphonic 60 member youth orchestra in Placer County. In addition to the Youth Orchestra, Margie teaches privately and also directs the PCYO Intermediate Symphonic orchestra. Margie enjoys playing with the Auburn Symphony and Fifth Street Ensemble string ensemble as well as playing her violin and conducting for local musicals. She loves teaching and sharing the language of music with others. On a personal level, she home educated all five of her children and loves to mentor and teach with principles and values that are consistent with the concepts intrinsic to the homeschool community. Currently she loves and finds her greatest pleasure passing on her faith and a musical legacy to her grandchildren.