Optional Music Activities- April 8 to 21
Movement Break: Dance to Happy by Pharrell Williams
Interactive Rhythm Composition
Directions: Click on a rhythm to add it to the chart. Once you have added all 16 rhythms, press play and clap the pattern you've created. Try doing this at least five times.
First grade: Level 1
Second grade: Level 1-2
Third Grade: Level 1-3
Directions: This is just like we've practiced in class. Sing the pattern that you hear with hand signals - but don't sing back the poison pattern! Try to play at least five games.
First Grade: Try "sol-mi" and "la-sol-mi"
Second Grade: Try "la-sol-mi" and "sol-mi-do"
Third Grade: Try "sol-mi-do" and "mi-re-do"
Music Play Games - Instruments of the Orchestra
Click on Game 1 to listen to the instruments of the orchestra.
Then, Click on Game 2 to test what you know!
April 1 to 7
Creating Music Block Game- create a 3-note pattern and then listen to a variety of patterns to choose the one you created. Requires flash.
Optional Activity: See how far you can go!
Orchestra Game- Listen and identify the instrument played.
Optional Activity: Try to complete the entire game! If you make a mistake, you can always try again.
Classics for Kids Rhythm- imitate rhythms played on the space bar. Requires flash.
Optional Activity - Start at the beginner level, and see if you can match five rhythms. Then, try the advanced level, and try five more!
Storm Chasers- recognize melodic direction. Requires flash.
Optional Activity - Listen to the music and identify the direction of the melody. See if you can reach at least 750 points!