In this lesson you will

Sing “Welcome to Music” 

Echo Bobo

Keep Beat – Move to Beat #1

Sing Apples and Bananas and accompany with instruments

Sing Counting Song and do actions, show how notes go higher, lower, color a pointing page

Sing Goin’ to Kentucky and  make up actions

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music
  • I can show how the notes go higher and lower
  • I can play instruments with a song

Teaching Procedure

Song Used: Welcome to Music

1 Sing the echoes in "Welcome to Music"

Sing the echoes in "Welcome to Music"

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2 Echo Bobo

Echo Bobo - sing what Bobo sings, right after you hear it.

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3 Move to the Beat

Copy the teacher in the video.

Play the video again and make up your movements to the beat.

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Song Used: Grand Old Duke Of York

4 Sing and move to the song, "Grand Old Duke of York"

Sing and move to the song, "Grand Old Duke of York"

Copy what the kids in the video do.

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5 Play the Fast Slow Game

Play the Fast Slow Game

The link will take you to the games section.

Scroll down to #15 - Fast Slow.

6 Find things in your house to use as instruments.

Find things in your house to use as instruments.

Try to find something from each group:

Woods - find wooden spoons, or wooden cutting board and spoon

Metals - use 2 spoons or a baking sheet and spoon

Drum - use a bucket or a large bowl

Shakes and Scrapes - fill a small container with rice, noodles or beads

7 Play instruments with the song, "Apples and Bananas"

Play instruments with the song, "Apples and Bananas"

You could play a different instrument with each verse.

Can you play and sing?

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8 Listen and sing "The Counting Song"

Listen to "The Counting Song"

Play again and sing along.

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Song Used: Counting Song

9 Do the actions for the "Counting Song"

Do the actions for the "Counting Song"

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10 Watch how the notes go higher and lower in the "Counting Song"

Watch how the notes go higher and lower in the "Counting Song"

Can you move your arms to show how the notes go?

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11 Print and color or draw your own pointing page for "Counting Song"

See the Pointing Page below.
Use this pointing page, or print the pdf from supporting resources.

12 Watch the kids play the singing game, "Goin' to Kentucky"

Watch the kids play the singing game, "Goin' to Kentucky"

Can you do the movements that the kids in the video do?

Can you play the song again and make up your own movements?

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Song Used: The Music Time is Over

13 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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