Ms.Farrell, Music Teacher
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Welcome!
I have taught at Lyndale since 2012. I teach music to kindergarten through fifth grade students. If you need to reach me, please use email: clare.farrell@mpls.k12.mn.us
In music, students learn best by doing. We are singing, playing Orff instruments, and dancing together. 


Assumptions of Music

• Humans have a fundamental need to express themselves through music.

• Music is a complex integration of thinking, feeling and sharing.

• Music is a viable way of thinking and knowing.

• Music is grounded in culture.

• Music is a vital means of communication.

• Music provides symbolic representation of life.
from "Engaging Activities in the Arts--Music," Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in the Arts