In this lesson you will:
- echo rhythm and melody patterns
- find something at home for an instrument and play with “You’re a Grand Old Flag”
- sing the song, “What Shall We Do?” and illustrate your favorite verse
- learn the song, “Here Comes a Bluebird”
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- I can echo rhythm and melody patterns.
- I can sing and play along with songs.
- I can illustrate a verse of a song.
1 Sing "Welcome to Music"
Listen to the video and sing the echoes.
2 Echo Rhythms 1
Echo the rhythms on the video.
3 Find Things at Home to Use for Instruments
Find things at home to use for instruments.
Try to find something wood, metal, a shake/scraper and a drum.
4 Play Your Instrument With the Song "You're a Grand Old Flag"
Play your instrument with the song, "You're a Grand Old Flag"
5 Sing the Song "What Shall We Do?"
Sing the Song, "What Shall We Do?".
6 Draw a Picture Of What You Like To Do With Your Friends Outside
Draw a picture of what you like to do with your friends outside.
Can you sing what you drew in the song, "What Shall we Do?"
* We will go and ride our bikes?
* We will run around the yard.
* We'll go on the trampoline.
7 Learn The Song "Here Comes a Bluebird"
Learn the song, "Here Comes a Bluebird"
8 Sing the Song, "Here Comes a Bluebird"
Sing the Song, "Here Comes a Bluebird"
9 Watch How a Class plays, "Here Comes a Bluebird"
Watch How a Class plays, "Here Comes a Bluebird".
10 Play the Game "Here Comes a Bluebird" With Stuffed Animals
Play the game, "Here Comes a Bluebird" with stuffed animals.
If you have enough people in your family, play the game!
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11 Review Any Of The Songs You Like or Find New Favourites!
Repetition is one of the ways that we learn something well.
Students improve singing on pitch, learn the lyrics and melody better with each repetition.
Students will develop their musicality if you sing, move, play more often!
Keep a list of the songs and activities that you like.
Assessment may not be required for your school or district.
Your teacher may ask you to email one of the suggested assessments
13 Music is literacy
Parents, Teachers and Administration:
Music education is important for children.
Whether in class or at home, keep our children singing, playing, moving, listening and creating music!
Online Resources for Elementary Music Teachers