School assembly programs

School assembly programs from Dave Ruch - Performer and Teaching Artist

By: Dave Ruch - Performer and Teaching Artist  03/10/2015
Keywords: School Assemblies, best school assemblies, school presenter,

Through concerts, workshops, residencies,distance learning programs and virtual field trips, Dave Ruch works with tens of thousands of students each year in preschool, primary school, elementary school, intermediate school, middle school and high school settings. A few sample programs: (full listing available at http://www.daveruch.com/school) World Communities Concert K-6, 45 minutes Add a new dimension to your studies of various world cultures with joyous song! Your students will experience an Indian tabla drum, an exotic stringed instrument from Europe, a “pocket instrument” with global roots and more as they sing in various languages, answer questions, laugh, and perhaps most importantly, think about ways in which we are all similar. Dave also talks about his own eye-opening trips to Asia and the Middle East. "Student Response - EXCELLENT, Artistic Quality - EXCELLENT, Educational Quality - EXCELLENT, Presenter Interaction with Students - EXCELLENT, Technical Quality of Program - EXCELLENT" Cheryl Bertholf, Teacher, Tri-Valley Elementary School, Grahamsville NY - - - - - - Westward Expansion and the Gold Rush K-8, 45-50 minutes With banjo, guitar, bones, spoons, washboard, jaw harp, Native American water drum and more, Dave leads students on a fun-filled musical journey back to 19th-century America. Starting with the Cumberland Gap, Lewis and Clark, and the Erie Canal, this program walks students across the Mississippi River and out to Oregon and California as they answer questions, act out songs, move, laugh, sing, wonder and inquire. Topics covered include Americans' motivations to move west, the routes, the wagon trains, the Gold Rush, relations with the Native people and more. "Your assembly program was great! The teachers never give me positive feedback like that." - Johnna Carr, PTO, Sandy Creek Elementary, Franklin PA - - - - - - - School visits available in New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Jersey, Michigan, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Indiana, West Virginia, Ontario Canada. Distance learning programs available in all of the above states plus Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Quebec, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon, Mexico, Central America, South America, Caribbean

Keywords: best school assemblies, School Assemblies, school presenter,

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