Do you need a unit that develops early musical skills for Preschool, Kindergarten, or First Grade students? If so, the Farm Unit is for you! The unit focuses on Johnny’s adventures on the farm with some of his favorite animals and friends! Using story-telling, a new character is introduced on the farm each week that reinforces musical concepts including, but not limited to, steady beat, rest, high/low, and question/answer. The concept plan for each week includes objectives, song suggestions, literature connections to children’s books, and connections to classical music.
Farm Unit Second 9 Weeks BUNDLE Includes:
*PDF - Teacher’s Guide (color)
*PDF - Teacher’s Guide (b/w-optimized for printing)
*Powerpoint - Accompanying Interactive File
*Two Listening Maps
---- 1 Animated; 1 Instrument Play Along Activity)
*Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly – Vocal Explorations
---- Includes PDF with lines, PDF without lines for you to draw the lines, and Reproducible Student Assessment Sheets
*Mary Wore Her Red Dress Class Book Project
---- Includes Directions, Reproducible Student Pages, and Editable Cover Page
*Printables (includes composer biographies, beat strips, and other visuals)
The listening maps were created using PowerPoint and PDF so they can work on all media platforms. It does NOT include the sound file for the piece for copyright purposes. However, the listening map contains a link to the piece on YouTube if you do not own the piece.
The beat strips accompany the slide in the interactive file with the same image. The teacher or a student can be at the board pointing while others use the beat strips at their seats (reinforce steady beat).
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Be sure to check out the First 9 Weeks Farm Unit BUNDLE! The Second 9 Weeks Unit BUNDLE continues the journey of Johnny with new friends on the farm!
*Note - This is an identical product that is also offered in Cowgirl Classroom
(my regular classroom TpT store)