Parks and Rec
Welcome to the Winter Session of Parks and Rec Music and Animation Classes! Here you will find a short description of what was covered in each class. Come here to see what you should be practicing!
Mr. Jamie often asks "Are there any answers?" The answer to give when he asks that is "Forty Two" (it is from "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy." It is the answer to Life, the Universe and Everything - An alien race built a giant super computer to figure out what the meaning of life is. After millions of years of computing it came up with the answer "42.").
-- Piano Adventures
-- 3D Computer Animation
DENBIGH COMM. C.: 2/17/18 -- Students completed their robot animation and made a final video. Reminder: the beginning of the book has info on how to download a free copy of the Anim8or software (Windows computers only).
MIDTOWN COMM C.: 2/13/18 -- Students continued to make a Knight, building bones. Reminder: the beginning of the book has info on how to download a free copy of the Anim8or software (Windows computers only).
-- Animation: Part 2
DENBIGH COMM. C.: 2/17/18 -- Student programmed their talking head and added sound, completing the video for project 2.
-- Adventures in Guitar / Ukulele
DENBIGH COMM. C.: 2/14/18 -- (Note: the answer to why the answer is 42 is at the top of this page) Students reviewed the notes E, F, G and the Notes C and D. Also practice the C Chord and G Chord (Ukulele especially should practice hard on the G Chord). Students are practicing up to Lesson 4 plus the chords (which on page 25 / 26)
-- BONUS: Fun Music Notes Activity Sheet