Miss Schuessler's Music Room

Hello My Name Is...
Miss Schuessler


Welcome to Washington Music!
My name is Katie Schuessler and this is my first year teaching at Washington and Mackrille Schools. I am very excited to be working with your children!

I will be updating this page once every 10 day rotation to keep you updated on what we are doing in music class.
**Our Fourth Grade Concert is on May 14th at 6:00. We hope all of our 4th grade students and parents can be there!**

Pre-K - Experiencing music: Listening to different instruments, singing basic children's songs (ex. Wheels on the Bus, Old MacDonald, etc.). Using books to connect with music as well.
Kindergarten - Carnival of the Animals
Rotation 1: Lion and Chickens
Rotation 2: Tortoises and Elephants 
Rotation 3: Kangaroos and Aquarium
Rotation 4: Aviary and Fossils
Rotation 5: Pianists and Donkeys
1st - Legato vs. Staccato: Hearing the difference between long and short sounds in music.
Rotation 1: A Ram Sam Sam
Rotation 2: Old Blue
Rotation 3: My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean
2nd - Rhythm Unit: Learning how to read and perform rhythms using Ta and Titi
Rotation 1: Rain, Rain, Go Away
Rotation 2: Bow Wow Wow
Rotation 3: Bickle Bockle
3rd World Drumming: Performing many different songs and rhythms on different percussion instruments. 
Rotation 1: Charlie Over The Ocean
Rotation 2: A Ram Sam Sam
4th - Spring Concert: Preparing for their spring concert

Feel free to contact me at any time at kaitlyn.schuessler@whschools.org