*Click PREVIEW to download a sample chart with a 4-beat "ta ta ti ti ta" rhythm to use with your students.
Get your students improvising!
How? Students need to build their skills by approaching it gradually. These charts provide a colorful visual to guide them on their journey that makes improvisation fun and concrete.
The charts allow you to put the focus on small achievable tasks by providing a rhythmic pattern for students to improvise a melody. This approach gives them a rhythmic structure or flow to attach a set of pitches, allowing students to successfully improvise melodies. As students become for comfortable, you can have students supply their own rhythmic pattern.
*Reminder: These pages are meant to be a preparation into improvisation; to provide a framework for students to experiment with the skills needed for improvisation.