Kindergarten: Internalizing the steady beat to play a game song, then demonstrating independence, quick thinking, and kindness to play "Jump Jim Joe" with partners in the class.
1st Grade: Adding personal flair to an old song by illustrating verses of "She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain." Some students will also be composing their own verses for the song and illustrating those as well.
2nd Grade: Composing new verses for the song "We Shall Overcome" to present their goals for overcoming personal and global issues. After illustrating these cards, the class will combine them all into one large Peace Quilt.
3rd Grade: What does Michael Jackson's song "Man in the Mirror" mean for you? Students will analyze the message of the song then write about what they would want to change to make the world a better place while learning to sing the song on their own.