• 5 DAY RESIDENCY

    Connect. Collaborate. Create.

Five Day Residency

Over five days, STYLE will take students on a journey from finding inspiration in a book, guiding them through literary analysis and reflection, facilitating a collaborative songwriting process, and culminating with recording students’ creations in a professional recording studio environment. Students will build a deeper personal and critical understanding of a book through collaboration with their peers in this creative, project-based learning experience. Each class will work with professional songwriters and musicians, producers, and studio engineers to complete this impacting project.

The Five Day Residency Program Includes:

  • STYLE teaching artist(s)
  • Performance of songs inspired by the book for each class
  • Cross-curricular lessons in ELA critical thinking and musical concepts
  • Extended in-class songwriting sessions for a number of classes
  • Password protected webpage for each class
  • Professionally produced instrumental track guided by the students
  • Professional mobile recording studio brought to your school
  • Recording of each class’s creation (Mp3 download made available on each class’s webpage)

We align with the Common Core State Standards and 21st Century Skills.

Learn more about what the STYLE Five Day Residency program can do for your school.

Project Based Learning

Students work in a highly collaborative environment, building lasting connections to reading, music, fellow classmates, and the world.

Connect

We challenge students to think critically and connect the themes of a book to themselves, to other texts, and to real world problems.

Collaborate

Students collaborate in the songwriting process, applying their connections and conversations to generate a song inspired by the book.

Create

Taking their collaborative work to the next level, students create artwork and a professional recording of their song using 21st century skills and technology.

STYLE Programs

Five Day Residency

We will take your students on a journey from finding inspiration in a book, to recording in a professional recording studio environment.

Assembly

We’ll come to your school and put on a music/reading oriented assembly. Educational and fun!

Assembly Plus

It’s our standard assembly program plus some additional individual classroom sessions.

Foley

This program focuses on the creation of sound effects inside movies TV, video games, live theater and radio.

Thunderbird / Seahawks

Create a sports anthem inspired by the Native American story of the Thunderbird.

Harry Potter

A full STYLE concert inspired by the beloved novels of JK Rowling!

Winnie the Pooh

A full STYLE concert inspired by AA Milne’s beloved tales!

Variety Show

STYLE performs a full concert of music inspired by the children’s books we all love.

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