I composed this song about 10 years ago and have been using it in my music classroom with students in Grades 1 and 2. The tune is easy to learn and has whimsical lyrics.
The lesson plan targets the following music objectives: match pitch, rhythm, steady beat, hand over hand burdon, writing on the music staff. There are cross curricular links to science and English language arts.
The packet includes:
Lesson Plan with 3 progressive lessons and extension ideas.
Lead Sheet with melody and chords
Vocal arrangement with piano accompaniment
Drawing Response Paper
Hummingbird Maze Response Paper
Music Writing worksheet