Virtual Learning for the ICS Band:
ALL BAND MEMBERS: We now have a Google Classroom for each concert band from 4th Grade Band through 7th/8th Grade Band. Please check your Google Classroom regularly for assignments and updates.
6th Grade Band and 7th/8th Grade Band Members: Our middle school level band students are now using the SmartMusic Program for continuing instrumental music education during this time. All SmartMusic assignments will be posted on Google Classroom as well.
Interested in scheduling a virtual private lesson?? Contact Ms. Canavan through Google Classroom to set up a time!
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Welcome to the ICS Band Program!
Did you know???
Music students out-perform non-music students on achievement tests in reading and math. Skills such as reading, anticipating, memory, listening, forecasting, recall, and concentration are developed in musical performance, and these skills are valuable to students in math, reading, and science.
B. Friedman, “An Evaluation of the Achievement in Reading and Arithmetic of Pupils in Elementary School Instrumental Music Classes,” Dissertation Abstracts International.