Basics of Quarter and Barred Eighth Notes is an all-in-one interactive music lesson which guides students through the sights, sounds, and feel of quarter notes and barred eighth notes in music. This PowerPoint slideshow uses real-life images, video, and play-along audio to keep elementary students meaningfully engaged with quarter and barred eighth note rhythms. It’s great for introductions, practice, review, and formative assessments!
⚠️Please note that this is the next level in the Basics Series, and is not part of the original Basics Bundle. ⚠️
This resource is perfect for:
★elementary music teachers
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WHAT YOU'LL GET WITH YOUR DOWNLOAD:
✺ main menu with clickable links
✺ simplified definition of quarter notes
✺ simplified definition of barred eighth notes
MAIN MUSIC CONTENT with REAL-LIFE RHYTHM EXAMPLES
✺ 5 slides featuring audio examples of quarter & barred eighth notes (e.g., art music, children’s chants, percussion instruments, folk songs, and body percussion).
✺ 5 slides featuring real-life images and videos of quarter & barred eighth notes (e.g., graphic notation, number of sounds on each beat, iconic notation, stick notation, and standard notation).
✺ 5 slides with play-along audio for quarter & barred eighth notes(i.e., students echo rhythms with body percussion, found objects, rhythm instruments, by speaking chants, and by singing).
✺ 4 bonus slides with additional audio and video examples
MULTIPLE CHOICE QUIZ for ASSESSMENT
✺ 5 slides with multiple choice questions for assessment (students click on the correct answer)
✺ 1 slide with multiple bonus questions
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE
✺ details on video links
✺ contact information
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