Grade 1 Lesson 39

Concepts:

In this lesson, you will

sing the Hello Song

Option 1: Video-Lomax the Hound

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Option 2: Games

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Option 3: Free Play, Free Dance, Movement Song Favorites,

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Option 4: Review and Request.  Make a list of songs, singing games, games and activities from the year, then review as many as you have time for.

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music.
  • I can describe sounds that are fast/slow, loud/quiet

Teaching Procedure

1 "Hello Song"

Sing the echoes in the "Hello Song."

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Song Used: Five More Days

2 Review 106. Five More Days

Sing the song. Count how many days you have left until vacation.

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3 Option 1: Video "Lomax the Hound"

This is a 27 min. video
It includes vocal warmups, and teaches about the ukulele and the hula
This is a safeshare link.
If the link doesn't work, google "Lomax the Hound hula" to find the episode. (also called flea bath)

4 Option 2 Games: Trivia Wheel - fast or slow

Divide the class into 2 teams and play the game.

5 Review "Chew Chew"

This song reviews fast/slow
Sing along. If you can't sing, play sandpaper blocks, or pool noodle scrapers with the song.

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6 Trivia Wheel Game - loud or quiet

Divide the class into 2 teams and play the game.

7 Review "Sleepy Bunnies"

Which part of the song are quiet? Which parts are loud?

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8 Play Trivia Wheel - classroom instruments

Divide the class into 2 teams and play the game.

9 Play Classroom Instrument Bingo

Divide the class into 2 teams and play the game.

10 Compose with word rhythms (classroom instruments)

Create word rhythm patterns using the names of classroom instruments.
Decide how to play them. You could use body percussion, found sounds or instruments.

11 Option 3 - Free Play, Free Dance, Movement Songs

Instructions are below for Free Dance / Free Play

The Movement Song Favorites module link follows.

12 Movement Song Favorites module

Option 2
Select the link below to go to the Movement Song Favorites module
There are 17 favorite songs for your kids to sing and move with. (or just move!)

Song Used: Dooby Dooby Dooby Doo

13 Option 4: Favorite Songs - Dooby Doo

Sing the echoes if permitted.
Copy the movements.

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Song Used: Mountaintop Monster

14 Review Mountaintop Monster

Sing the echoes if permitted.
Copy the movements.

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Song Used: Little Red Car

15 Review "Little Red Car"

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Song Used: Bunny Rabbit Boogie

16 Review: "Bunny Rabbit Boogie"

Copy the movements

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