Music

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Mrs. Philipak - Music Educator  (bphilipak@fz.k12.mo.us)
Mrs. Cluck    - Music Educator (tcluck@fz.k12.mo.us)




Music is an integral part of all cultures and is an important part of the human experience, as stated in Fort Zumwalt’s Curriculum.  
Twin Chimneys students will attend music class for 80 minutes a week. 
In the music classroom, students will be exposed to a variety of musical concepts, styles and activities including singing, instrument exploration, dance and movement. 


FZSD Fine Arts Grading Scale Kindergarten:
4 = Mastered
3 = Advanced Progress
2 = Beginning Progress
1 =  Area Of Concern

FZSD Fine Arts Grading Scale Grades 1-5:
4 = Exceeds Expectations
3 = Meets Expectations
2 = Emerging
1 = Area of Concern

FZSD Fine Arts Effort Scale Kindergarten:
4 = Demonstrates Skill Consistently
3 = Demonstrates Skill; Inconsistencies May Be Present
2 = Demonstrates Skill with Support
1 = Of Concern

FZSD Fine Arts Effort Scale Grades 1-2:
E = Excellent
S = Satisfactory
N= Needs Improvement

FZSD Fine Arts Effort Scale Grades 3-5:
3 = Excellent
2 = Satisfactory
1 = Needs Improvement


Common Expectations for Fine Arts Classes:
1. Follow directions and listen respectfully
2. Participate appropriately
3. Keep hands, feet, and other objects to yourself
4. Respect self, classmates, teachers, and equipment
5. Be prepared and ready to learn

Behavior Reminders:
We will communicate with parents and staff through the use of phone calls, emails and written communication if necessary. These will highlight the specific behavior viewed in class and will allow the child to think and resolve the issue to strive for success.