North Branch Primaries and Juniors were treated to a hands-on musical experience, funded in part by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, and also by North Branch School’s Thomas W. Zinsser Memorial Fund for Fine Arts. Kim and Jimbo Cary provided the instruments and inspiration, while students brought their […]
Summer’s primaries got creative at Friday assembly, presenting their seasonal haikus and descriptive diamantes. It is surprising how much feeling and imagery they were able to create with so few words.
Kat and Heather have been very busy working with students in their music classes. Last assembly, Primaries and Seniors shared some songs with the audience. Enjoy!
The foundation of North Branch’s music program begins with developing a love of music. Then along with that comes recognizing rhythm, patterns, and finding a voice. In this video you’ll see Kat working with the primaries on putting all of these skills together with movement, a little geography thrown in, and always, a lot of fun.
On Friday, March 25th, North Branch students participated in the annual mile run. Many of the teachers and parents ran with them. Grandparents, friends and nursery students cheered from the side of the field and roads. Early Primary, Primaries and Junior Ones: Junior Twos and the Seniors: The Middle School run: