March 15, 2013
Our students will regularly share their thoughts and feelings in this diary leading up to
Nathan: We marched and practiced everything. My favorite part was when Newton saw the shark and screamed like a maniac.
Mike: I like the shark. I like being with my friends.
Amanda S.: We did the parade in rehearsal and country line dance. I like being the narrator.
Jeff: We did a lot of stuff today. I liked working with my puppet.
Christine: We did my scene about selling books and songs and dances.
March 5, 2013
Nathan: we practiced our lines and have things arranged. My favourite part of today’s rehearsal is when I do breakdancing and beatboxing.
Sarah: We learned the song and dance. Singing the song is my favourite part.
Laura: I like dancing and singing and putting it all together. It made me laugh.
Lori: I had to help Nathan with the play. Today we learned how to exit the stage.
Francine: Jenna and Nathan practiced screaming and we practiced lines for Newton and Alice. We learned the dances.
Karen: Kathryn talked to us about changes to the show. We have to get some lights for the stage. I am so happy to do lots of singing and helping with the dance.
Jenna: I practiced screaming with Nathan. Dancing!
February 21, 2013
Nathan: Today, we were singing while we were acting. My favourite part was when Shadow ruined my picture and when Shadow took my paint brush. I had to chase her.
Coreena: I was the Vendor and the cat. I had a lot of fun singing.
Nicole: I loved singing and dancing in the play. We sang and danced. Some of us messed up but were great!
Francine: When Newton and Georgina were singing and dancing. I have to practice my lines, too.
Don: I like playing in the band. I have a friend David. He tunes my guitar for me. He sings and he is a good guy.
Caitlyn: Today in rehearsal we sang and practiced the play. I played the water with Laura. I like being in the play.