CMS MUSIC PROGRAM - S.T.E.A.M.
Recent studies indicate that there is a correlation between musical skills and higher grades in math and reading. There are many unexpected benefits of music education confirming the adage that learning takes place in many different ways. In music lessons, the science of sound, instrument-making, exploring pitch, and visualizing sound provide perfect areas of study for students.
Project Based Learning (PBL) is a constructivist instructional approach where students are engaged in meaningful inquiry of personal interest to them and where collaboration and personalized learning are emphasized. Research confirms that PBL is an effective and enjoyable way to learn and develop deeper learning competencies required for success in college, career and civic life.