Author Archives: Judith Bush

Hello Wysong!

Hello Wysong families, My name is Mrs. Bush and I am thrilled to be the first Music Specialist at Wysong Elementary.  I just finished my 26th year of teaching and my 13th year with LPS with additional teaching experiences in … Continue reading

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2017-18 Concert Dates

Please refer to this post often as we may add additional information or dates as the year progresses.  These are the dates we currently have on the calendar: Barnes and Noble – Choir Monday, November 9.  Time TBA Winter Band, … Continue reading

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2017-18 Wysong Howler Choir – Contract available now!

The Wysong “Howler” Choir had a wonderful first year!  The 2017-18 choir will be open to all 4th and 5th grade students and will begin Friday, August 18 at 8:00 sharp in the music room.  Students are able to participate … Continue reading

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2017-18 Instrumental and Choral Music Rehearsals for 4th and 5th Grade

The following is the schedule for before school band, strings and choir rehearsals.  Times for all groups will be announced soon. Monday:  5th grade strings Tuesday – 5th grade band Wednesday – 4th grade strings Friday – 4th and 5th … Continue reading

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Singing Opportunities

Nebraska Arts Academy of Vocal Arts (NAOVA)  Vocal training and private instruction for students in grades 2-8.  Runs September through May.  For more information go to their website at www.NAOVA.org  or see Mrs. Bush for brochures

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Current Learning Targets for Music

Learning Targets in music are goals put in student friendly “I Can” statements.  While there are other activities we work on at the same time, here are the current essential learning objectives for each grade level: Kindergarten: 1st Grade: 2nd … Continue reading

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Student Access to Quaver Curriculum

I’m excited to let you know that students can have access to the Music Curriculum (Quaver) at home!  Here are the instructions: Go on the LPS website and type in Quaver in the search bar. The students will then have … Continue reading

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The Metropolitan Opera’s HD Live in Schools at Wysong

Wysong School is fortunate to have been chosen by the New York Metropolitan Opera to be a part of their HD Live in Schools.  We are the only district in Nebraska  and one of only @50 schools across the country … Continue reading

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Nebraska State Fine Arts Standards in Music

The Nebraska Board of Education approved the first ever Fine Arts Standards in 2014 which include Visual Art, Dance, Theater, Media Arts and Music.  Please click on the link below to see the Standards in Music.  LPS is currently in … Continue reading

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