Kodály Style Song with Orff Accompaniments Sea Shell - Do Re Mi So

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Frau Musik USA
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K - 5th
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Do you need a lyrical Kodály style music reading song to teach Do Re Mi So? Sea Shell is the perfect solution. The differentiated Orff arrangements and music activities were designed for varied abilities and multiple grade levels. Your students will be actively engaged reading, singing, moving, and playing.

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NO-PREP Kodály Songs with Orff Arrangements BUNDLE - Do, Re, Mi, So

Click each song above to listen to the Orff arrangement in the video previews.

Included in Each Versatile Resource

  • Projectable lesson - PowerPoint version
  • Simple directions for uploading as Google Slides version
  • Drag and drop online Easel Activities
  • Two rhythmic ostinato patterns
  • Two melodic ostinato patterns
  • Recorder notation
  • Two printable worksheets

How to Use Digital Drag & Drop Easel Activities

After completing the group lessons, follow up with optional Easel Activities to reinforce and check comprehension. Use activities as. . . . .

  • Centers or stations
  • Whole class activity
  • 1:1 individual student activity
  • Practice or assessment

Music Elements Included in this Beneficial Resource*

  • Rhythm: Quarter note, eighth notes, half notes
  • Solfege Pitches: Do, Re, Mi, So
  • Recorder Pitches: G, A, B, D

*See preview for additional music elements included in differentiated Orff patterns.

Easy-to-Use Resource Teaches Movable Do

Key changes are presented in a simple, easy-to-understand manner making the concept commonplace. This prepares students to read music in any key.

Differentiation Options are Provided

  • Iconic and standard notation are included in each resource.
  • Orff accompaniments of varying degrees of difficulty are provided.
  • Melodic ostinato patterns and recorder music are notated with and without note name prompts.**

**Slides may be printed for individual students needing additional support.

Includes Everything You Need to Teach an Engaging Effective Lesson

  • Build an Ocean Drum Music Class Project
  • Student Learning Outcomes
  • Simple observational assessment options with rubric
  • Learning Targets written as clear concise student-centered “I can” statements
  • Two piano scores provided for each lesson (key of F, key of G)
  • Ensemble score (key of G)
  • Guided instruction teaching Do, Re, Mi, So on the staff while integrating solfege and hand signs
  • Xylophone templates for "air play" practice
  • Built-in student response
  • ICONIC and STANDARD music notation
  • Solfege hand signs
  • Large easy-to-read music notation
  • Two rhythmic and two melodic Orff accompaniment patterns
  • Recorder notation with and without prompts
  • “Take it Home" pages which may be used as assessments
  • "Steps for Reading Music" slide that may be printed as a classroom poster
  • An editable slide with border for customization of lesson if desired

Learn Through Play

This bundle includes activities and games to reinforce the concepts learned. Learning through play is important for young children and these activities and games are sure to become favorites.

Flexible Lessons are NOT Rhythm Syllable Specific

The lessons in this easy-to-use Music Literacy Series do not dictate the use of one specific rhythm syllable system. You may use any rhythm reading system with these activities - Kodály, French Time, Gordon, Takadimi, or Numerical.

Information is Presented "Just-in-Time"

Lessons present information “just-in-time” in order to focus student attention. Built-in student response is designed to engage all students. Activities are designed sequentially making concepts easy for teachers to teach and simple for students to understand.

From Happy Teachers Using Resources in This Bundle

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Jennifer M. - My students love these arrangements! They are always excited to perform on the instruments, and know many of these songs by rote, which adds another layer of excitement as we can build upon previous learning.

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Abby H. - Great resource and addition to a lovely folk song!. We were able to learn the song first and play an improvisation game and add this lesson on as an addition to continue to practice do! Thank you for your thoughtful resource!


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