PERFORMING ARTS DAY Do you know an 8th grader who would be a good addition to our school? Have them check out Performing Arts Day this Friday, November 2. Many of you attended when you were 8th graders—make sure you get the word out for us! The deadline to sign up is this Tuesday! Here's the link: http://www.lincolnperformingarts.com/pa-day.html
HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES It is Halloween this week! Wear a costume on Wednesday and get 10 XCR points! Per. 2/4/6, you'll have to stop in to show me as we will not have class that day.
CHOIR SWAG Sticker: $2 Stainless steel coffee mug (blue or black trim): $10 Lincoln Vocal Jazz coffee mug or water bottle: $8 / 3 for $20 All kinds of shirts: $2-$10
Online store coming soon or buy yours at lunch/advisory!
THIS WEEK'S HOMEWORK This week's homework is one of very few assignments which is on paper. Make sure you pick up your copy and have it completed by quiz day on Thursday.
MUSIC MAN OPENS THIS WEEK! There are a LOT of choir kids in our fall show, which opens on November 1 and runs through November 10. Yes, it will work for your concert report! In addition, if you fill out the extra credit form, you will be able to also earn 10 extra credit points! Order your tickets here: app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=ltg01
FALL 2018 PERFORMANCE REPORT Remember, the paper copy of your report is due on December 10. The report will be available for you to download beginning on Monday. You must review a jazz, musical theater or classical performance.
There are LOTS of choices for you to review because it's the beginning of the holiday season. Please ask if your performance is a good choice if you are not sure.
Look for more details in your class syllabus.
BLOG PEER EDIT: POSTPONED TO 11/9 Because of PA Day and Halloween, this week keeps us from completing listening assignments on time. All classes will do listening this Thursday and then next Tuesday. We will grade a total of 5 blog posts next Friday, 11/9.
POINSETTIAS How are you doing on your sales? Don't forget, orders and payments are due next Thursday, 11/8. Make sure you sell sell sell!
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS DISPLAY If you would like to participate in the Room 91 Dia de los Muertos display, please bring your photo/artifact this week. In respect for what is there, please do not touch anything on the display. It will be left up until November 2.
NYC TOUR Next payment due on or before October 31! You can pay by PayPal if you wish: use the option to send money to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GRADE PROBLEMS If something is wrong with your grade, please use this form to fix it: www.tinyurl.com/gradefixes. Be prepared to send proof if needed. You will get an email back when it has been addressed.
M 10/29: •Theory Intro
T 10/30 & W 10/31: •Halloween: 10 XCR. points for your costume!
Th 11/1: •Quiz Day •Listening
F 11/2: •Performing Arts Day!
M 11/5: •Theory Intro
T 11/6 and W 11/7: •Listening
Th 11/8: •Quiz Day •Poinsettia Orders due
F 11/9: •Listening peer edit •End of the grading period
The Unsung Hero is someone who has selflessly gone above and beyond to help, inspire and be a positive example.
This week's hero is Jozalynne Ortega Rodriguez, who sings in Choral Union. Jozalynne is consistent and hard-working, and is always 110% involved in class!