1 Review song #81 “Show You Care”
- review the song
In this lesson you will
Review song #81 “Show You Care”
#83 “Silly Sailor” – read, sing, create movement
play along 13-1 8th-16th notes
Interactive rhythm composition, level 6, compose with 8th-16th notes, play
Silly Sailor is a sea shantey, originally sung with different words.
Read the Rhythms for the Silly Sailor Song.
This is an old folksong. We've changed the words for school use.
Read the words.
Watch the partner movement for the Silly Sailor Song.
Can you adapt the movement so that you don't need partners?
Can you create your own movement to the song?
Optional: Play the Silly Sailor Song on Ukulele.
Do you have a ukulele at home?
If you do, try the Silly Sailor song on ukulele!
If you have a printer, you can download and print the songsheet!
At this website, there is a Ukulele and a Guitar section. Both of these sections have links to pop songs that you can play after you learn just one or two songs.
Compose your own Rhythm using the Interactive Rhythm Composition tool.
Choose Level 6. You click on the notes or rest to enter them.
Then choose the instrument that you'd like to play them.
Press play, and try performing the new rhythm that you've created.
Try creating new rhythms and playing on new instruments.
When you have a rhythm you like, copy it onto a piece of paper, and play it with the tracks that follow.
Try playing your rhythm composition with this audio track!