In this lesson you will

Sing and Move to our warmup song, “Dooby Doo”

Use high and low voices in “Mountaintop Monster”

Play a Snail game and show how notes go higher and lower

Find things at home to use for instruments

Play instruments with the song, “Little Red Wagon”

Echo sing “The Music Time is Over”

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music
  • I can show how sounds go high and low
  • I can echo rhythm and melody patterns

Teaching Procedure

Song Used: Dooby Doo

1 Sing the echoes in our warmup song, "Dooby Doo"

Sing the echoes in our warmup song, "Dooby Doo"

Copy the movements in the video

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Song Used: Mountaintop Monster

2 Sing the echoes and do the movements to "Mountaintop Monster"

Sing the echoes and do the movements to "Mountaintop Monster"

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Song Used: Snail Snail

3 Echo sing the game song, "Snail Snail"

Echo sing the game song, "Snail Snail"

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Song Used: Snail Snail

4 Sing the song, "Snail Snail"

Sing the song, "Snail Snail"

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Song Used: Snail Snail

5 Watch how kids in school play the game, "Snail Snail"

Watch how kids in school play the game, "Snail Snail"

If you have 7 or 8 people in your house, you could play the game.

If not, find some playdough, and we'll play the game with playdough.

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6 How to Play "Snail Snail" game at home with playdough

Watch how the game can be played with playdough.

If you have playdough at home, play the game this way.

If you don't have playdough, draw and cut out a snail.

Then draw a path for the snail, and put 8 rocks on the path.

Sing the snail song and play the game.

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Song Used: Snail Snail

7 Use your snail to show how the notes in the song go higher and lower

Did you make a playdough snail?

Or did you draw a snail?

Use your snail to show how the notes in the song go higher and lower

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8 Point to the "Snail Snail" pointing page as you sing

Print and color the pointing page

OR

Make your own pointing page.
Draw 8 hearts on the paper and draw snails under them

1. Point to the hearts as you sing. (the beat)

2. Point to the snails as you sing. The snails show how the melody goes higher and lower.

Song Used: The Music Time is Over

9 Sing the echoes in our closing song, "The Music Time is Over"

Sing the echoes in our closing song, "The Music Time is Over"

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