I enjoy spending time with my husband and two sons. We like to go camping, hang out in Old Town and travel the world. I enjoy reading; my favorite genres are mystery and historical fiction. And of course I love to sing! I sing regularly in my church choir and also direct the new Fort Collins community Children's Sacred Chorus.
"The arts teach us that there is something that connects us all and is bigger than each of us."
~Yo Yo Ma
At Zach Elementary, every student in every grade level attends General Music Class once a week. In addition, students in 2nd through 5th grade may join our Zach Elementary Green or Gold Choir. Students in Kindergarten, First, Third and Fourth Grades will present a musical.
In the Music Room, students will sing, dance and play instruments. We will learn about composers and various types of music. Students will learn the fundamentals of music theory and practice writing music themselves. Our primary text is Quaver Music, along with lessons and resources based on the Core Knowledge Curriculum Sequence. We will laugh a lot...music is fun and makes us feel all sorts of emotions; we will explore different ways music makes us feel and why it makes us feel that way.