This bundle includes all three sets in the "Moving with Beethoven" series. You can find descriptions of each product below. This bundle is appropriate for students at various levels, including those practicing steady beat, quarter notes, barred eighth notes, quarter rests, and triplets.
***Each set will require you to provide your own listening examples***
Links to individual sets:
Moving with Beethoven: 7th Symphony, Mvt. 2
Moving with Beethoven: Ode to Joy
Moving with Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata
Moving with Beethoven: "Ode to Joy"
This activity is geared toward beginning students who have been introduced to steady beat and need extra practice. This would also be great as a review of steady beat versus no steady beat with 1st grade students. Same/different parts are also introduced in the lesson.
This set features:
--a simple piano arrangement of "Ode to Joy" with chords to be used with the lesson
--slides that facilitate a discussion of steady beat sounds versus no steady beat
--Activities for practicing steady beat using loco-motor movements
--Activities for playing a steady beat on rhythm sticks and other non-pitched percussion instruments
--"stop" and "go" sign printables for use in the lesson
--slides preparing for same/different parts
Moving with Beethoven: "Moonlight Sonata"
This lesson is appropriate for students practicing or reviewing triplets. In addition, the included Space Walk Game can be modified and used with younger students as a game for practicing steady beat. The printable rhythm cards can be used as a matching game, for composition, or for assessment in rhythmic dictation.
The set features:
--Activity for developing the mind’s ear
--Slides for practicing triplets
--Introduction of the Space Walk Game
--Space Walk Game Directions
--Space Walk Game Visuals (for student understanding)
--Tips and Tricks for Space Walk Game (for students)
--Printable rhythm cards (iconic notation)
--Printable rhythm cards (stick notation)
Moving with Beethoven: Symphony #7
This set is appropriate for students practicing quarter notes, eighth notes, and quarter rests.
This set features:
--printable rhythm cards (2-beat pairs) with ta, ti-ti, and rest for practicing and composing
--slides preparing/practicing ta, ti-ti, and rest with iconic and stick notation
--Monster Freeze Game for locomotor and stationary movement with ta, ti-ti, and rest