Melanie Saucier is a seven year old singer from Fort Kent,
Maine. She performs locally and in both French and English. She
volunteered her talents to entertain students in her peer-age group with
traditional French songs.
French Singing by Melanie
STATE OF MAINE LEARNING RESULTS
Visual and Performing Arts
A. CREATIVE EXPRESSION
Students will create and/or perform to
express ideas and feelings. Students will be able to:
6. Perform and/or listen to a number of
pieces on a given theme and create a variation.
Students listened to a concert of songs presented by this talented first
grader. Melanie performed a variety of old French/Acadian/Canadian songs to
the delight of both Wallagrass and Dr. Levesque School's second graders.
|| Melanie, accompanied by her mother, amazed all of us with
an assortment of French songs.
|Jason Parent, University of Maine at Fort
Kent's Director of Alumni Relations, attended the afternoon and took
pictures. Since UMFK students participated at all levels of this
project, his visit was to gather information for a future article in UMFK's