eCHAT Music
(Grades 1)
Tutor: Andrea Orem
Length: Full Year Class Period: Thursday, period 3 (2:00 - 2:45 p.m.)

Description:   Students will become “tuneful, beatful, and artful” through singing and preparing music for a Christmas program and Spring Concert, playing a variety of instruments, learning about composers through movement, and understanding audience etiquette by listening to songtale stories.

Students will be invited to perform with their class for the Christmas program and spring showcase.

Tutor: Andrea Orem has bachelor’s degrees in K-12 Vocal Music Education, Music Composition, and Bible from the University of Northwestern, St. Paul. She has been teaching music to young people in one-on-one lessons, small groups, school classroom settings, and homeschool groups for 14 years. Andrea is also mama to a beautiful baby girl who was born in October 2022. In her free time, she enjoys organic gardening, singing in Two Rivers Chorale, helping people navigate TMJ issues naturally, reading, mentoring new freelance music teachers, and serving in various ways at Antioch Community Church with her husband, Gabe.

Cost:  $119, $129 or $139 per semester (depending on registration date)
Grades 1 & 2
Prerequisite:  Interest in music
Homework5-10 minutes of daily practice in the 3 weeks leading up to the Christmas program and spring showcase.
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