Kids will love playing the drums as they say this chant to reinforce ta, ti-ti and rest! Play along with the recording with vocals or with the backing drum track. The short and simple chant repeats four times on the recording with vocals. Students step to the left in between verses to try a new drum each time!
Recording Length: 1:08
Watch the video preview to hear a sound sample!
The SMART Notebook file includes the chant rhythm notation and lyrics to assist students in learning the song. It also includes an activity that invites students to match images of classroom drums with their names.
Concepts Highlighted in the PDF and SMART file:
- Stepping to the beat
- Beat vs Rhythm
- ta, ti-ti and ta rest
- origin of different types of drums
This package includes:
- Recording with vocals (mp3)
- Accompaniment track (mp3)
- SMART Notebook file
- a PDF with sheet music and lesson ideas
- activity suggestions - video (mp4)
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