PreK Lesson 16

In this lesson you will

Sing the echos for #46 “It’s Music Time”

Learn the fingerplay #59. “Chubby Little Snowman”

Sing the echos for #60. “I Made a Snowman” and create actions

Move with hands/scarves to #61. “Snowflakes are Falling”

Sing Letter # and #62. E – “Ellie Elephant” and create movements

Optional – Complete the Letter E worksheet, or practice printing e and E on plain paper

Sing and Move to #64. “Elephants Have Wrinkles”

Watch  #65. “Elephant”, from Carnival of  Animals

Optional:  Read the story:  Elmer the Elephant

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music
  • I can create movements
  • I can show how notes go from high to low

Teaching Procedure

1 Sing the echos for #46 “It’s Music Time” - play along with instruments

Sing the echos for #46 “It’s Music Time”

Find something to use for instruments. Play along!

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2 Watch the bunny eating the snowman's carrot nose!

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3 Learn the words for fingerplay #59. "Chubby Little Snowman"

Learn the words for the fingerplay #59. "Chubby Little Snowman"

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4 Learn the movements for the fingerplay #59. "Chubby Little Snowman"

Learn the movements for the fingerplay #59. "Chubby Little Snowman"

Watch the teacher and copy the actions.

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5 Sing the echos for #60. "I Made a Snowman" and create actions

Sing the echos for #60. "I Made a Snowman"

Sing the song again, and create actions. The next video will be a demo so you can copy the actions if you like.

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6 Do the actions for #60. "I Made a Snowman"

Do the actions for #60. "I Made a Snowman"

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7 Move with hands/scarves to #61. "Snowflakes are Falling"

Move with hands/scarves to #61. "Snowflakes are Falling"

If students at home don't have scarves, use a napkin or a streamer.

The next video will demonstrate the movement if you want to copy the teacher and class.

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8 Move with hands/scarves to #61. "Snowflakes are Falling"

Move with hands/scarves to #61. "Snowflakes are Falling"

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9 Sing Letter E

Sing Letter E

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Song Used: E - Ellie Elephant

10 Sing and move to "Ellie Elephant"

Sing and move to "Ellie Elephant"

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11 Watch and copy the kids demo for "Ellie Elephant"

Watch and copy the kids demo for "Ellie Elephant"

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12 Optional - Complete the Letter E worksheet

Optional - Complete the Letter E worksheet, or practice printing e and E on plain paper

13 Sing and Move to #64. "Elephants Have Wrinkles"

Sing and Move to #64. "Elephants Have Wrinkles"

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14 Copy the movements for #64. "Elephants Have Wrinkles"

Copy the movements for #64. "Elephants Have Wrinkles"

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15 Watch  #65. "Elephant", from Carnival of  Animals

Watch  #65. "Elephant", from Carnival of  Animals

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16 Move to #65. "Elephant", from Carnival of  Animals

Move to #65. "Elephant", from Carnival of  Animals

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17 Optional:  Read the story:  Elmer the Elephant

Optional:  Read the story:  Elmer the Elephant

This is a link to Safeshare where David McKee reads "Elmer"