This lesson is a joy to use with 1st grade classes! Reading "Hush! A Thai Lullaby" gives them an opportunity to actively contrast forte and piano in the context of a story as well as developing their literacy! They will love echoing the loud animal noises and the hushing with the mother. Prepare for teaching ta and ti-ti by using loud and quiet voices for the rhythm worksheets and then transfer their discoveries to instruments for a Forte and Piano Orff arrangement.
This product includes:
*Tools for using "Hush! A Thai Lullaby" as a dynamics lesson
*Loud and Quiet Rhythm Worksheets
*A Forte and Piano Orff Arrangement
*A Lesson Plan for teaching forte and piano