Super Saturday

Super Sister Days occur six times annually. These are days when girls from all six Sister Cities Girlchoir sites converge to sing, dance, and grow. They are exciting days filled with song, laughter, and fun. Here are a few highlights from our recent Super Saturday on November 9th.

8:30 AM Buses depart from home schools for First Philadelphia Charter School

9:00 AM Students arrive at First Philadelphia

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9:30 AM Teaching artists lead the full ensemble in singing

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10:00 AM Team-building activities and dancing

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Middle school girls were paired with elementary girls for Big Sister/Little Sister bonding time! Read more about how our Little and Big Sisters helped each other here!

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11:00 AM Workshops for Elementary School Participants

Elementary girls split into small groups for workshops led by SCG’s incredible Teaching Artists.

Making unique snowflakes with Ms. Joseph

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Ms. Anne led a session on positive self talk. Here’s what the students came up with:

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Read more about Anne’s workshop here.

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11:00 AM Zumba Class for Middle School Participants

Middle school girls were treated to a Zumba workout with instructor Joelle, who talked about the importance of exercise and healthy living.

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12:00 PM LUNCH!

The girls had worked up quite an appetite by the time noon had rolled around! The girls sat with new friends from other schools and reflected on their day. Of course there were spontaneous sing-alongs!

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1:00 PM Board Buses and Depart for home schools!

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