Looking for ways to practice rhythm around Valentine's Day? This fun set allows students in grades 1-5 to practice rhythmic dictation by having them listen to a pattern and figure out which puzzle pieces create that pattern. Students can work individually in learning centers or in partners or small groups, and the activity can even be used for assessment! The set includes:
*Eight puzzle pattern cards for each of the following rhythms:
--Ta and ti-ti (quarter notes and eighth notes)
--Tika-tika (Sixteenth notes)
--Ti-tika (Eighth/ 2 sixteenth)
--Tika-ti (2 sixteenth/ eighth)
--Syncopa (ti-ta-ti, or eighth/quarter/eighth)
--Tim-ka (dotted eighth/sixteenth)
--Tam-ti (dotted quarter/eighth)
--6/8 rhythms (including 3 eighths, dotted quarter, dotted quarter rest, and quarter/eighth.)
*Eight puzzle pieces for preparation of each of these concepts:
--Tika-tika (Sixteenth notes), using four dots, or ....
--Half note, using a long line, or ____
--Ti-tika (Eighth/ 2 sixteenth), using one long line and two dots, or __..
--Tika-ti (2 sixteenth/ eighth), using two dots and one long line, or ..__
--Syncopa (ti-ta-ti, or eighth/quarter/eighth), using one dot, one long line, and one dot, or .___.
--Tim-ka (dotted eighth/sixteenth), using one line and one dot, or __.
--Tam-ti (dotted quarter/eighth), using one long line and one dot, or ____.
*A list of all the patterns used for each rhythmic concept
*Directions on how to use
Note: The lines you see in the thumbnails are to help guide you when cutting out the pieces.
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Looking for more Valentine’s Day activities?
Songs and Activities for Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day Post Office Rhythmic Set
Valentine’s Day No Prep Music Worksheets
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