eCHAT Spanish and Music
(Grades 1-2)
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.

Covid - 19 Contingency Plan - In the event that we are forced to transition to online classes at any point in the school year, this class will continue to be held. 

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:  $140, $150 or $160 per semester (depending on registration date)
Grades 1 & 2
Prerequisite:  Interest in music and learning another language
HomeworkPractice Spanish vocabulary and phrases 5-10 min/day.
Text:  provided