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The Arts

Our curriculum stresses the importance of music, visual art and drama in a student's life. Arts subjects are part of our curriculum all year and generally go beyond what is promoted by Ontario curriculum standards.

Music involves:

  • theory - reading notes, clapping out
  • rhythms, interpreting timing
  • pitch and dynamics
  • creating music pieces
  • vocal instruction
  • instrument instruction
  • listening appreciation
  • studying composers

Drama involves:

  • reader's theatre
  • choral reading
  • improv techniques
  • studying characters in role
  • writing plays
  • producing drama productions

Art involves:

  • theory
  • studying lines, shapes, colours, texture, form etc.
  • application of these concepts with different mediums
  • study of artists and their work
  • analyzing artistic pieces
  • expressing feelings about art pieces.

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