learners per class
How does a “One-Time” class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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In this one-time class, students will listen to a variety of Acapella songs. Following each song, students will engage in a discussion about the song. The teacher will provide necessary context for each song and will lead discussion. The discussion will focus on the musical qualities of the song and relating the song to individual experience. Students don't need to have any experience, but should be excited about music. Students should also be okay participating in the discussion, whether...
This class is taught in English.
Learners are encouraged to bring fidgets, doodling supplies, or other knick-knacks to fiddle with while we listen to the songs.
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Please Check Sources! I would like to show a video that contains shots of adults sipping beers in a pub. The setting and atmosphere add a lot to the performance, as it occurred shortly before Ireland shut down for the COVID-19 Pandemic. If the video presents a problem, I can remove it from the curriculum.
Possible Examples and Prompts VIDEO"Bottom of the River" Performed by Vocal Rush (When is a time that you have overcome someone's negative expectations? What is a cool tool that you have made, adapted, or found that has greatly helped with a task?) "My Favorite Things" Performed by Pentatonic (What's your favorite cover of a song? What's your favorite old movie?) "Archie, Marry Me" Performed by Flyte (Where's your favorite place to listen to music? What's your dream car?) "True Colors" Performed by Food for Thought (What is your favorite color? Out of all the beautiful 'colors' that you are, which 'color' are you proud of the most?) "Where You Are" by Kurt Hugo Schneider (Is there someone in your life who you love spending every second you can with? What is/was your favorite playground game?) VIDEO"The Rocky Road to Dublin" Performed by The Ramparts (What's your favorite thing to do with your friends? If you had a song written about one of your epic adventures, what would it be titled?) [Warning: Legal Alcohol Consumption at Pub] "Ring of Fire" by Home Free (What's your favorite Reality TV Show?)
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46 completed classes
Hello! My name is Mr. K. I originally hail from New Mexico, where I found a passion for both music and education. I moved in 2017 to attend college, and just graduated this previous May with my Bachelors of Arts in Music Education. Since...