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Looking to use PreK Lesson 39 in your PreK classroom?

While teaching this learning module you will cover multiple concepts including: Beat, Dynamics, Tempo, Timbre of Unpitched Instruments, Melodic Direction (high-middle-low)

You'll also cover the themes of: Animal Songs, Food Songs, Transportation, Bears, Bunnies

PreK Lesson 39

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Introduction

In this lesson, you will:

  1. Sing the echoes for “Time for Music”
  2. Say the “Hello Beat Chant”
  3. Review different instruments using the “Mystery Box”
  4. Do Vegetable Rhythms 1
  5. Optional: Play Trivia Wheel – 1 or 2 sounds Vegetable
  6. Compose Word Rhythms with Healthy Food
  7. Review “Sleepy Bunnies”
  8. Optional: Play Trivia Wheel – loud or quiet
  9. Review “Monkeys”
  10. Review the play along with “Six Little Ducks”
  11. Review “Elephants Have Wrinkles”
  12. Review “Baby Shark”
  13. Review “Letter F – Fin the Fish”
  14. Review “Go Bananas”
  15. Review “One Green Jellybean”
  16. Review “Goin’ On A Bear Hunt”
  17. Review “Take My Little Car”
  18. Optional: Review “Preschool Graduation”
  19. Sing “Skinnamarink”

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music

Sing the echoes for “Time for Music”

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Song Used: Time for Music

Sing the echoes for “Time for Music”

Create new ways to keep a beat and sing the new verses. Sing unaccompanied or accompany with a ukulele.

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Say the “Hello Beat Chant”

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Song Used: Hello Beat Chant

Say the “Hello Beat Chant”

Use high/low, fast/slow, and loud/quiet voices.

Review different instruments using the “Mystery Box”

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Song Used: Mystery Box

Review different instruments using the “Mystery Box”

triangle, sticks, finger cymbal, egg shakers, drum, frog guiro - Talk about timbre of instruments. Ask the students if the sound of the instrument is high or low - this is difficult for PreK

Do Vegetable Rhythms 1

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Practice Item Used: Prepare Rhythm

Do Vegetable Rhythms 1

Echo the teacher in the video.

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Optional: Play Trivia Wheel - 1 or 2 sounds Vegetable

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Game Used: Trivia Wheel

Optional: Play Trivia Wheel - 1 or 2 sounds Vegetable

Divide the class into two teams and play the game.

Compose Word Rhythms with Healthy Food

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Practice Item Used: Prepare Rhythm

Compose Word Rhythms with Healthy Food

Extend the previous 2 activities with composing. Create patterns. Choose body percussion or instruments and decide how to perform them.

Review “Sleepy Bunnies”

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Song Used: Sleepy Bunnies

Review “Sleepy Bunnies”

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Optional: Play Trivia Wheel - loud or quiet

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Game Used: Trivia Wheel

Optional: Play Trivia Wheel - loud or quiet

Divide the class into two teams and play the game.

Review "Monkeys"

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Song Used: Monkeys

Review "Monkeys"

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Review the play along with “Six Little Ducks”

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Song Used: Six Little Ducks – beat buddies

Review the play along with “Six Little Ducks”

Give half the class shakers and half the class plastic castinets (or sticks).
When you sing the verses, the shakers play.
When you sing "quack quack quack" the castanets play.

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Review “Elephants Have Wrinkles”

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Song Used: Elephants Have Wrinkles

Review “Elephants Have Wrinkles”

Review and request Favorite PreK Songs: Choose from PreK song list or review the songs that follow.

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Review “Baby Shark”

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Song Used: Baby Shark

Review “Baby Shark”

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Review “Letter F - Fin the Fish”

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Song Used: F – Fin the Fish

Review “Letter F - Fin the Fish”

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Review “Go Bananas”

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Song Used: Go Bananas

Review “Go Bananas”

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Review “One Green Jellybean”

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Song Used: One Green Jellybean

Review “One Green Jellybean”

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Review “Goin’ On A Bear Hunt”

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Song Used: Bear Hunt

Review “Goin’ On A Bear Hunt”

Review "Goin' on a Bear Hunt" by playing a verse of the video and then play the video again and sing along.

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Review “Take My Little Car”

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Song Used: Take My Little Car

Review “Take My Little Car”

Listen to a verse of "Take My Little Car".

Start the video again and sing along.

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Optional: Review “Preschool Graduation”

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Song Used: Preschool Graduation

Optional: Review “Preschool Graduation”

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Sing “Skinnamarink”

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Song Used: Skinnamarink

Sing “Skinnamarink”

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