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News, Events, and Announcements
Strike up the Band!!
It’s time for 4th grade students to join the band program. Students were able to see a demonstration of the band and given the opportunity to try the instruments.
A Beginning Band Parent Meeting is being held on Tuesday, April 25th at 7:00 p.m. in the Wood Intermediate Band Room #216. Mrs. Reiter will be there to explain the program, talk about the summer band program and answer questions. All 4th grade students interested in band and their parents are invited to attend.
Pictures from the 4th grade String Orchestra Event-Teach a Parent to Play Night held at Wood on Monday, 4/10. Enjoyed by all! 🙂
The Harrison 5th grade ELA Talent Development Group participated in the district Conservation Tag Line and Logo contest. This was an opportunity to use PBL (Project Based Learning) to address a real world problem, create a product and present to an authentic audience. They focused on using critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity to complete the project. The students placed first in the elementary division and received $200. Our next project is to decide how to spend the money for the benefit of students at Harrison.
Harrison 3rd grade students have the opportunity to begin playing a String Instrument next fall at Harrison School.
Students saw a string orchestra demonstration by 4th Grade String Orchestra Students and were able to try out instruments.
An informational sheet was sent home with each student that included a String Orchestra Registration.
If your student is interested in playing a String Instrument, please fill out the registration form and return it to school before the end of the school year.
Click for a copy of the registration form – 3rdRecruitnoteBegStringOrch17
A dragon’s egg mysteriously showed up in our library. It hatched over spring break and now we have an amazing dragon flying over us.
These Harrison 5th Grade String Orchestra Students received the rating of 1+ on their solo performance at Solo Festival!
The 5th grade band students from Buchanan, Fillmore, Harrison and Truman gave a fantastic performance at the Music in Our Schools Month concert on February 9th.
The Harrison 4th Grade String Orchestra students performed for their classmates in December.