Nice work everyone! That was a fun rehearsal! Here is a brief summary.
Physical warm-up: movement mirroring/opposite song "You Are a Friend of Mine"
Vocal warm-up: descending scales (ah, eh, ee, oh, oo), sighs and sirens, major chords (do mi so mi do on the text "yo ho ho ho ho")
Dance of the Willow: A Section review & assessment (student solos), B Section introduction (movement and listening, followed by echo singing)
This Little Light of Mine: polishing stage & we added movement (student-led)
Mother Gooney Bird: movement and beat-keeping song
All Around the Brickyard: movement and beat-keeping song with student-led actions
All Are Welcome: call and response with student solos, discussion ("What does the word 'community' mean?" --> student ideas included: a group of people in a town, people who live together in a place, people who play together, people who learn together, people who sing together)
Mystery Rhythm Game!