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English Language Learners in the Classroom

This month we are pleased to have our presenter be our very own Vicki Derybowski! She is will be incorporating bilingual teaching strategies into the Orff classroom. Come and lean new ideas and strategies to meet the needs of your … Continue reading

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It was a dark and joyful Orff Workshop…

  The lack of light did not dim the enjoyment of our Saturday workshop with Sarah Guterman. Under the shared workshop tab there is a list of all of the folk dances that Sarah taught during the the Orff Moment … Continue reading

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With a new school year comes…

New Fox Valley Orff-Schulwerk Chapter Workshops! We are very excited to announce the workshops for the 2014-2015 school year. We are covering a wide variety of music education areas and issues this year! 2014-2015 Workshop Dates and Presenters September 6- … Continue reading

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It’s Chapter Share Time Orff friends! And Lunch is On Us!

We are coming up to our last workshop for the year on May 3rd from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. We are meeting in a different location than usual. We will be at North Elementary School, 1680 Brickville Rd., Sycamore, … Continue reading

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April 5th Workshop

This coming Saturday is our April workshop and we are excited to welcome Sue Keeble as our chapter presenter this month. Sue will be bringing how to adapt Mande drumming for kids!. Please bring a drum if you have one, … Continue reading

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Cancelled Workshop

Dear Educators, The weather forecast for tomorrow’s workshop is more than dreadful at this point and instead of waiting to see what happens, we are going to cancel and reschedule for a new date. There are some very exciting and … Continue reading

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Chapter Share

Fox Valley Orff Schulwerk Chapter’s next workshop will be the chapter share. This is an opportunity for us as educators to share what kinds of lessons happen in our classrooms. We would love for someone to share a canon, a … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Fox Valley Orff Schulwerk Page!

“Tell me, I forget, show me, I remember, involve me, I understand.“ ~Chinese Proverb Well, after a fantastic first workshop and choral reading session we are incredibly excited for our second workshop on Saturday, October 5th with Laura Petersen. She … Continue reading

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