Thursday, April 28, 2011

The Rise of Prussia Assigned Reading

Emily will be reading this biography on Bach and looking through her violin music for all her pieces by Bach and then playing them once through.

Nick will be reading a number of German fairy tales, yet to be determined.  I gave him a number of books to choose from.

Amber will be reading a short picture book biography on Bach and then will ask her piano teacher to help her find simplified versions of his music to play.

Samuel will listen to the following books:

Today we did Mapwork relating to Brandenburg, Prussia, Germany and learned a few German words, many of which we know the signs (American Sign Language) for.  So we can say "Thank You" or "Danke" or sign thankyou by touching the fingertips of our right hand to our bottom lip and moving it away from our mouth.