Kindergarten Lesson 10

Concepts:

In this lesson you will

Sing #1 “Welcome to School”

Thanksgiving Options for our USA teachers are at the end of the lesson.

Move to the Beat 2

Sing #46. “Old Navy” – sing and move

Sing #44. “Take My Little Car” – learn about fast and slow

Fast Slow game

Listen and sing #47. “Rainbow World” – create movement with scarves

review: #42 Kumbaya, #40 Tommy

Thanksgiving options: review “Turkey Tango” (PreK), Word Rhythm (unit)

Song #27 “I’m Glad I have a Nose”

Supporting Resources

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music
  • I can identify fast and slow

Teaching Procedure

Song Used: Welcome to Music

1 Sing the echoes in our welcome song

Sing the echoes in our welcome song

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2 Move to the Beat 2

Move to the Beat 2

Copy the teacher in the video.

The audio is given below so you can make up your own movements or play Freeze Dance.

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3 Make up your own movements or play freeze dance

Make up your own movements or play freeze dance

Song Used: Old Navy

4 Sing and move to #46. “Old Navy”

Sing and move to #46. “Old Navy”

Create movements to go with the words. A demo video with movements follows.

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Song Used: Old Navy

5 Copy the movements for "Old Navy"

Copy the movements for "Old Navy"

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Song Used: Take My Little Car

6 Sing and Move to the song, "Take My Little Car"

Sing and move to the song, "Take My Little Car"

Create your own movements for the song!

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7 Play the Fast Slow game

Play the Fast Slow game

Song Used: Rainbow World

8 Listen to the song "Rainbow World" and with paper plates or scarves.

Listen to the song "Rainbow World" and move with paper plates or scarves.

The kids demo shows a lovely performance using paper plates.

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9 Watch the kids demo for movement ideas with paper plates

Watch the kids demo for movement ideas with paper plates

Sing along with the chorus if you can!

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Song Used: Tommy Thumb

10 Review the song "Tommy Thumb" and do the movements with the demo

Review the song "Tommy Thumb" and do the movements with the demo

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11 Review song #42 "Can't Wait to Hibernate"

Review song #42 "Can't Wait to Hibernate"

Copy the movements to go with the chorus. For example:

Invite children to choose an instrument to play along with the verses.

Play again, and sing along on all the choruses.

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Song Used: Kumbayah

12 Review song #42 "Kumbaya" (optional)

Review song #42 "Kumbaya" (optional)

Invite the children to choose instruments and play along with the song.

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13 Thanksgiving Options: Do the Turkey Tango

Thanksgiving Options: Do the Turkey Tango

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14 Thanksgiving Options: Learn the dance for the Turkey Tango

Learn the dance for the Turkey Tango

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Song Used: I’m Glad I Have a Nose

15 Thanksgiving Options: Song #27 "I'm Glad I Have a Nose"

Thanksgiving Options: Song #27 "I'm Glad I Have a Nose"

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16 Thanksgiving Options: Do the Thanksgiving Word Rhythm Activity from UNITS

Thanksgiving Options: Do the Thanksgiving Word Rhythm Activity (Activity #3) from UNITS

17 Sing our closing song, "Skinamarink"

Sing our closing song, "Skinamarink"

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