Noteworthy Resources provides you with a Christmas themed rhythmic resource. Be sure to link this activity with "Christmas Word Rhythms" and "Christmas Word Rhythm Match" in the store.
This activity can be viewed as a whole class on the the smart board or can be printed and laminated to use at a music learning station.
For a whole class activity display this presentation on a smart board.
Say the word for them so that they are all hearing the same emphasis on each syllable. At times we can say words differently which will mean different rhythms could be created for each word.
Choose students to come up to choose the rhythm that matches the word. If correct a yellow star will appear. If not, then a red cross will appear.