PreK Lesson 5

In this lesson, you will:

  • #1 “Time for Music”
  • “Move to the Beat”
  • echo Bobo 3
  • read the storybook “Opposites” by Erik Carle
  • #20 “Open Shut Them”
  • #21 “Loud and Quiet Sounds” video
  • #22 “Way Up High in the Apple Tree”
  • #23. “Letter T” and “Turkey Tango”

Review:

  • #18 “Counting Song”
  • #19 “Fall Leaves” – show melody with scarves

Supporting Resources

Objectives

  • I can sing and move to music.
  • I can keep the beat.
  • I can tell when sounds are quiet and loud.

Teaching Procedure

Song Used: Time for Music

1 Sing "Time for Music"

Sing "Time for Music".

Count the beats at the end of each verse.

Do the actions that are in the words of the song.

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2 Warmup your voice by echoing what Bobo sings

Warmup your voice by echoing what Bobo sings.

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3 Move to the Beat 1

Copy the teacher in the video.

When you copy the teacher you are keeping a steady beat.

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4 Listen to Eric Carle "Opposites"

Listen to the storybook Eric Carle "Opposites"

Song Used: Open Shut Them

5 Listen and sing the song "Open Shut Them"

Listen and sing the song "Open Shut Them".

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Song Used: Open Shut Them

6 Sing and move to the song "Open Shut Them"

Sing and move to the song "Open Shut Them".

Watch the teacher and the kids in the video and copy their movements.

Sing along!

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Song Used: Loud and Quiet Sounds

7 Watch the video of "Loud and Quiet Sounds"

Watch the video of "Loud and Quiet Sounds".

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Song Used: Way Up High in the Apple Tree

8 Listen to the poem "Way up High in the Apple Tree"

Listen to the poem "Way up High in the Apple Tree".

Play it again, and say the poem.

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Song Used: Way Up High in the Apple Tree

9 Do the movement for the poem "Way up High in the Apple Tree"

Do the movement for the poem "Way up High in the Apple Tree"

Watch the kids in the video do the actions. Try saying and doing the actions!

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Song Used: T - Turkey Tango

10 Sing and say "Letter T"

Sing and say "Letter T".

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Song Used: T - Turkey Tango

11 Listen to the song "Turkey Tango"

Listen to the song "Turkey Tango".

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Song Used: T - Turkey Tango

12 Watch the kids move to "Turkey Tango" and try the movements!

Watch the kids move to "Turkey Tango" and try the movements!

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Song Used: Counting Song

13 Review the "Counting Song"

Review the "Counting Song".

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Song Used: Counting Song

14 Do the actions for "Counting Song"

Do the actions for "Counting Song".

Watch the teacher and the kids in the video to learn the song.

When you know the song, can you sing it by yourself and show how the notes go higher and lower?

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Song Used: Fall Leaves

15 Review the song "Fall Leaves"

Review the song "Fall Leaves".

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Song Used: Fall Leaves

16 Find something to use for a scarf and move to the song "Fall Leaves"

Find something at home to use for a scarf.
You could use a scarf, or a tissue - or even 3 squares of toilet paper!

Move your "scarf" to the song, "Fall Leaves" to show the falling leaves.

Can you sing along?

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Song Used: Skinnamarink

17 Sing our closing song "Skinamarink"

Sing our closing song "Skinamarink".

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