Many little girls – and some quite big girls – love the idea of wearing big fluffy skirts to parties. Student is writing an analysis of the history of hoop-skirts – and how exaggerated they could be. I am too wealthy to work but how did these ladies dance or even walk??? Cannot keep a… Read More Tutor vs Hoopskirt
Want to improve your school’s overall grades? Just add 6 hours of music a week. “ But at Feversham, the headteacher, Naveed Idrees, has embedded music, drama and art into every part of the school day, with up to six hours of music a week for every child, and with remarkable results. Seven years ago… Read More Music for the Win
In honor of the upcoming Hanukkah holiday, have a donut pun. Donuts are good for your health (in moderation). Be happy! And some music to enjoy your virtual donut with:
Student: Why isn’t the on-line test working, it’s not working right! Me: Did you do the on-line tutorial? Student: Yeah, yeah, and now the test isn’t working! The stupid machine is so old! Me: *checks computer* seems OK. Student: This isn’t working! *using many many words. * Student: *continues to complain* Me: Student, if you… Read More Student So Wise
Happy Thanksgiving. Solution, huh? Don’t drink too much.
When the budget cuts hit the schools, what gets cut? The useless Arts & Music classes. NOT USELESS. Music teaches the brain to make connections. Art teaches the brain to see differently. Also: Children are not robots! They need the arts.