Original musical activity games (imaginatively using circles and sticks) that focus on the academic skills of counting, auditory discrimination, vocabulary, letter recognition, and self-awareness. Provides a variety of musical and physical experiences.
In this fun singing game, students compete against their teacher by tapping the correct Yosemite Sam card with his giant hammer to answer questions about notes, rests, melodic fragments, rhythms, and orchestral instruments.
Award-winning instructor and early childhood music pioneer LYNN KLEINER shares her innovative lesson plans for toddlers through primary age children that capture the magical power and excitement of interactive musical learning. Enjoy 35 songs, poems, and stories for all seasons, for all kinds of weather! Included are games, action songs, dances, songs with puppets, and instrument playing to delight children and stimulate their responses to music.
Your students will become actively engaged in a variety of learning responses from listening, reading, and writing to performing, interpreting and creating. The Volume 2 cards extend rhythm reading to include patterns in 4 meters: cut time, 3/4, 6/8 & 5/4. The flashcards are numbered in a sequential order from easiest to most challenging for optimum results. Rhythms are printed on 64 laminated cards for durability and for use with wipe-away dry erase markers. The reverse side of each card is blank so you can create your own rhythms for expanded learning and fun!
In these two exciting team games, students review their knowledge of music symbols and rhythm patterns. Each team has a big, inflatable, soft hammer that the players use to tap the correct symbol or rhythm as quickly as possible when the teacher reads the clue. Grades 2-5.