eCHAT 1st & 2nd Grade Spanish and Music
Tutor: Christina Sluka
Length: Full Year Class Period: Thursday, eCHAT Period 6 (1:45 - 2:45 p.m.)

Description:  This class will be split into two periods. Half will cover beginning music theory using their bodies, boom whackers, bells, percussion instruments, and guitar. Students will also learn about various composers and identify the sound of different instruments used in an orchestra. The other half, students will explore communicating in Spanish through singing songs, playing games, and dialoguing with classmates.

Students will be invited to play instruments along with their class for the Christmas program and spring showcase

The Christmas Celebration date is Thursday, December 17, 2020. (Alternate date is Thursday, December 10.) The Spring Showcase is Thursday, May 13, 2021.

Tutor: Christina Sluka, with her husband, David, educated their four children at home for over 10 years. She has a M.A. in curriculum and instruction from the University of St. Thomas including a K-6 elementary teaching license. Their family has served as missionaries in the metro area and overseas. Her desire is for children to encounter the love of God and know who they are in Christ so they can advance the kingdom of God wherever He leads them.

Cost:  $136 per semester
Grades 1 & 2
Prerequisite:  Interest in music and learning another language
HomeworkPractice Spanish vocabulary and phrases 5-10 min/day.
Text:  none