One-Day Intensive Training

One-Day Intensive Training

Conflicting schedule? Unable to make the entire conference? Don't worry! We have you covered. In addition to our regular conference activities on Wednesday and Thursday, we are pleased to offer two "Intensive Training Day" opportunities at this summer's conference. Conferees that choose this option will be immersed in break-out sessions and workshops dealing specifically with his/her area of interest!

We encourage you to bring your children's choir and handbell staff or volunteers! Help improve your ministries and problem solve weaknesses.

OPTION 1: CHILDREN'S MUSIC INTENSIVE (Wed. July 17)
8:00-9:00 Breakout [Choose 1 of 4]
1. Children in Worship: This is Our Song - Mark Burrows
2. Pre-School Children: Getting the Wiggles Out - Nan Grantham
3. Exploring the Champions of Faith Curriculum with Younger Children (Grades 1-3) - Teresa Granger
4. Children and Singing - Wynn Anne Hook

9:15-10:15 Children's Choir Breakout Sessions [Choose 1 of 4]
1. To Musical or Not to Musical - Mark Burrows
2. Pre-School Children: Mentors and New-bies Welcome - Nan Grantham
3. Exploring the Champions of Faith Curriculum w/ Older Children (Grades 4-6) - Teresa Granger
4. Children's Music Program in the Local Church - Wynn Anne Hook

10:30-11:30 Worship

11:45-12:45 (Optional: Lunch Discussion - Children's Choir Coordinator Forum)

1:00-2:15 Children's Choir Breakout Sessions [Choose 1 of 4]
1. Sing Your Way Through the Bible
2. Pre-School Children: Meet GIG - Nan Grantham
3. Let All Children Sing Together: Resources for Combined Choir (Grades 1-6) - Teresa Granger
4. Music Activities that Teach - Wynn Anne Hook

2:30-3:30 Breakout [Choose 1 of 4]
1. Light Moments and Moments of Light - Mark Burrows
2. Pre-School Children: Do It Again - Nan Grantham
3. Exploring the Champions of Faith Curriculum with Younger Children (Grades 1-3) - Teresa Granger
4. Children, Rhythm and Instruments - Wynn Anne Hook

4:00-5:00 Breakout [Choose 1 of 4]
1. Drumming Our Story
2. Pre-School Children: I AM Teaching What!?! - Nan Grantham
3. What's in the Bag? A Bag of Tricks for Children's Choir Workers - Teresa Granger
4. Children and Worship - Wynn Anne Hook
OPTION 2: HANDBELL INTENSIVE (Thurs. July 18)
8:00-9:00 Breakout [Choose 1 of 2]
1. Beginning Handbells: Bell Basics for Ringers and Directors - Mark Arnold
2. Advanced Handbells: The Path to Excellence: Good Enough Never Is - Hart Morris

9:15-10:15 Handbell Breakout Session [Choose 1 of 2]
1. Beginning Handbells: From Page to Performance: Score Prep, Bell Assignment & Rehearsal Techniques - Mark Arnold
2. Advanced Handbells: You Are a Percussionist Now - Deal with It: Rhythm - Hart Morris

10:30-11:30 Worship

1:15-2:30 Handbell Breakout Session [Choose 1 of 2]
1. Beginning Handbells: Beginning/ Intermediate Handbell Reading Session - Mark Arnold
2. Advanced Handbells: You Are a Percussionist Now - Deal with It: Mallet Technique - Hart Morris

2:45-3:45 Breakout [Choose 1 of 2]
1. Beginning Handbells: Beyond the Bell Choir: Intro to SOlo and Small Ensemble Ringing - Mark Arnold
2. Advanced Handbells: Intermediate/Advanced Handbel Reading Session - L3-5 - Hart Morris

4:15-5:15 Breakout [Combined Session]
Dots on the Lines - Creating Handbell Music - Mark Arnold & Hart Morris

If you are only available to attend our event for one day, you may choose one of the above mentioned options and attend sessions outside of the children's music/handbell track.

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Waco, TX 76798-7408

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