This download is great for 1st or 2nd grade music students who need practice with the pitches mi-so-la as well as the basic rhythms quarter note, quarter rest, and eighth note pair.
The 43-page download includes 3 mini-lessons (with instructions for teaching):
Mini-Lesson 1 – 8 slides for teaching the lyrics to rhythm, printable steady beat tracking page, printable rhythm icon tracking page
Mini-Lesson 2 – rhythm review with printable worksheet, 28 slides for presenting the melody, practicing the melody, adding instrumentation, and adding a movement activity
Mini-Lesson 3 – lyric, rhythm, and melody printable cards for an assessment/follow-up activity
Instructions for teachers, creative movement activities, and instrumentation ideas are included.
1. Steady Beat Icons
2. Rhythm Prep Icons
3. Rhythm Worksheet
4. Lyrics Cards
5. Rhythm Cards
6. Solfa Cards
Please visit my blog at http://thesweetestmelodymusic.blogspot.com/2013/04/bell-horses-wild-horseman-and-william.html for more ideas on tying in this lesson to THE WILD HORSEMAN and THE WILLIAM TELL OVERTURE FINALE.