Grade 1 Lesson 36 (updated 2021)

Concepts:

In this lesson, you will learn:

  • “Hello Song” (no names)
  • “Go Bananas” – move to the music
  • Body Percussion
  • Classroom Instrument Bingo game
  • #105 “Charlie Over the Ocean” game
  • Campfire Songs
  • review #42 “Down by the Bay” – create a new verse, then illustrate
  • review #3 “Little Red Wagon”

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music.
  • I can identify instruments.
  • I can create new verses.

Teaching Procedure

1 "Hello Song"

Sing the echoes in the "Hello Song."

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2 Review "Go Bananas"

Review the song.

Move to the music.

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3 Do Body Percussion

Do the body percussion as shown.

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4 Play Classroom Instrument Bingo

Divide the class into 2 teams or play teacher vs students.

Song Used: Charlie Over the Ocean

5 Learn to Sing "Charlie Over the Ocean"

Sing the echoes.

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Song Used: Charlie Over the Ocean

6 Play the Game

Play the game.

Invite the students to make up something new for Charlie to catch when it's their turn.

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7 CAMPFIRE SONGS!

This week we’ll sing some songs that you could sing around the campfire or on a road trip with your family!

Another option for the last classes of the school year is Request and Review.

Look at the song list for Grade 1, and have students till what their favorite songs/games were.

Make a list and sing/play as many as you have time for.

Song Used: Down by the Bay

8 Listen to "Down by the Bay"

Listen to the one verse.

Then play the video again and sing along!

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Song Used: Down by the Bay

9 Optional: Create a New Verse and Then Draw a Picture of Your Verse!

Using the worksheet, or if you want to save paper and ink, use any paper you have, create a new verse, and then draw a picture of what is happening in your verse!

Song Used: Little Red Wagon

10 Learn to Sing "Little Red Wagon"

Listen to a verse of the song.

Play the video again and sing along!

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