FEMEA is pleased to offer all interested teachers 6 hours of Professional Development while attending the rehearsal and performance at the FEMEA Regional Honor Choir and Orff Ensemble Festivals.

Northern: FSU, Tallahassee
October 19, 2019

Southern: FID, Miami
October 19, 2019

Central: USF, Tampa
November 2, 2019

 

9:00 – 9:30 

Meet and Greet “Building Social Emotional Learning Into Your Classroom”

9:30 – 10:30

Rehearsal Techniques “Vocal Development” (Choral) or “Setting the Groove” (Orff)

10:30 – 11:30

Session Break Out 1 – “Model Lesson and Activities” or “Working Through the Middle – Engagement Strategies for Rehearsals” (Choral/Orff)

1:00 – 2:00

Rehearsal Techniques – “Improving Tone Quality” (Choral) or “Models for Improvisation” (Orff)

2:00 – 3:00

Session Break Out 2 - “Model Lesson and Activities” (repeated session) or “Energizing the Low Energy Rehearsal” (Choral/Orff)

3:00 – 4:30

“Putting on the Final Touches – Rehearsal Success for Elementary Music”

7:00 pm

Festival Concert

Meet and Greet - Building Social Emotional Learning Into Your Classroom
Meet and Greet with other elementary teachers to build group culture.

Rehearsal Techniques - Vocal Development (Choral) or Setting the Groove (Orff)
Teacher will have the choice of observing one of our two amazing clinicians; Carlton Kilpatrick (chorus) or Laurie Zentz (Orff Ensemble) as they work to build ensemble with a new group of young musicians.

Session Break Out 1 - Choose 1:

Model Lesson and Activities
In this breakout session, teachers will have a chance to share and learn from other teachers. Sign up to present by clicking the link below.

Working Through the Middle – Engagement Strategies for Rehearsals
Stay to observe our clinicians as they engage our students in learning new repertoire.

Rehearsal Techniques - Improving Tone Quality (Choral) or Models for Improvisation (Orff)
Now that the clinicians have built ensemble and engaged our singers, learn how they build vocal tone or develop improvisational skills.

 

Session Break Out 2 - Choose 1

Choral Reading Session
Sing through some great choral literature for elementary aged singers.

Energizing the Low Energy Rehearsal
Watch how the clinicians motivate the singers to get past the post-lunch time slump.

Putting on the Final Touches – Rehearsal Success for Elementary Music
Learn new techniques for getting our musicians ready for a performance during their dress rehearsal!

Registration:

Step 1:
Fill Out Registration Form

Step 2:
Return to this page and pay with the appropriate button:

Registration:

Step 1:
Fill Out Registration Form

Step 2:
Return to this page and pay with the appropriate button:

**NOTE: when paying with credit card, the Shipping Information must be the name and school information of the teacher who will be attending.