Kindergarten Lesson 12

Concepts:

In this lesson you will

  • #1 “Welcome to School” – sing
  • #52 “Phony Baloney” – learn to sing
  • #53 “Barnacle Bill” – listen and sing

Review

  • #48 “Old King Glory”
  • #50 Teddy Bear and review the interactive activities

Thanksgiving options

  • review “Turkey Tango” (PreK), Word Rhythm (unit)
  • #27 “I’m Glad I have a Nose”

Sing our closing song, “Skinnamarink”

Supporting Resources

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music.
  • I can keep the beat.
  • I can create movement to music.

Teaching Procedure

Song Used: Welcome to School

1 Sing #1 "Welcome to School"

Sing #1 "Welcome to School".

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Song Used: Phony Baloney

2 Learn to sing #52 "Phony Baloney"

Listen to song #52 "Phony Baloney".

Play the video again and sing along.

While you sing, think up ways that you could move to the music.

For Zoom: Choose one student to be the leader and create actions that all copy while you sing.

In-person: Choose one student to be the leader and create actions that all copy while you play the recording. Choose another student, and play the recording again.

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Song Used: Barnacle Bill

3 Listen and sing along with #53 "Barnacle Bill"

Listen to song #53 "Barnacle Bill".

Play the video again and sing along.

Can you create movements to go with the song?

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Song Used: Old King Glory

4 Review the song and play the game for #48 "Old King Glory"

Review the song and play the game.

Adapt
For Zoom: ask all students to sit down. Sing the song together.
The teacher should point to 3 students on the words 'the first one', 'the second one', 'the third follow me'.
Those 3 students should stand up.
Repeat until all students in class have been chosen.

In-person: play the game as demonstrated in the Kids Demo video but point instead of tagging. Distance as far apart as you can.

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Song Used: Teddy Bear

5 Review #50 "Teddy Bear"

Review the song "Teddy Bear".

Play the video again and sing along.

Make up movements to go the song.

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Song Used: Teddy Bear

6 Review the interactive activities for the song #50 "Teddy Bear"

Review the interactive activities for the song "Teddy Bear"

The series of interactive activities below will help students to understand how pitches move higher and lower.

Song Used: T - Turkey Tango

7 Thanksgiving Options: Do the Turkey Tango

Thanksgiving Options: Do the Turkey Tango.

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Song Used: T - Turkey Tango

8 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

9 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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10 Thanksgiving Options: Do the Thanksgiving Word Rhythm Activity from UNITS

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

Song Used: Skinnamarink

11 Sing our closing song, "Skinnamarink"

Sing our closing song, "Skinnamarink".

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