Grade 4 Lesson 36 (updated 2021)

Concepts:

In this lesson, you will:

  • Play Poison Rhythm 3/4
  • Listen 4 #22 – “Contradance”, Mozart
  • Dynamics game on Trivia Wheel
  • Orchestra Bingo
  • #94 My Hat – actions
  • #95 “Camping Song”  – read lyrics, listen and sing along
  • – create a new verse
  • review #51 “We’re on the Upward Trail”

Objectives

  • I can create a new verse for a song.
  • I can read, perform and define dynamics in msuic
  • I can identify instruments of the orchestra

Teaching Procedure

1 Poison Rhythm 3/4

- echo every rhythm but the poison rhythm

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2 Play along with “Contradance”, by Mozart

- choose body percussion or instruments and play along

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3 Play the Dynamics game on Trivia Wheel

- divide the class into 2 teams to play

4 Play Orchestra Bingo

5 CAMPFIRE SONGS!

This week we’ll sing some songs that you could sing around the campfire or on a car trip.

Song Used: My Hat

6 learn #94 “My Hat”

- listen to the song
- play the video again and sing along

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Song Used: My Hat

7 Watch #94 “My Hat” Kids demo

- watch the kids demo and try the movements with them
- play the video again and do all the movements

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Song Used: Camping Song

8 Read the Lyrics to "Camping Song"

Read the lyrics to "Camping Song."

Song Used: Camping Song

9 Listen to the video for "Camping Song"

Listen to one verse of the "Camping Song" .

Play the video again and sing along!

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Song Used: Camping Song

10 Create a Verse for the Camping Song

Create a verse for the camping song.

Use the worksheet or save ink and printer paper and use your own paper!

Song Used: We’re on the Upward Trail

11 Review or learn the song "We're on the Upward Trail"

Listen to the first part of the song.

Play the video again, and sing along.

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