Music Composition Activities | Printable Color, Cut, Compose Templates

Frau Musik USA
Grade Levels
K - 5th, Homeschool
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Do you need structured music composition activities that are sure to be a hit with your students? These printable color, cut, compose rhythm blocks ensure student success while teaching note values and meter. Additional activities teach form and lyrics. Nine differentiated rhythm block sets provide simple activities for your youngest students while challenging students in the upper grades.

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Use No-Prep Composition Manipulatives for . . . . .

  • Class Composition Activities
  • Centers
  • Rhythmic Dictation
  • Sub Days
  • Fast Finishers
  • Independent Work/Homeschool
  • Take-Home Packets
  • Distance Learning (Printing Required)

Activities Included in this Beneficial Resource . . . .

  • Basic Rhythm Composition
  • Melodic Composition
  • Focus on Phrase Form
  • Add Lyrics to Rhythm
  • Create Extended Composition
  • Use Templates with Duplo-Size Blocks

Also Included in this Versatile Resource

  • Four composition templates in meters of 2, 3, and 4
  • Nine printable rhythm block sets of varying degrees of difficulty
  • Detailed directions for the various types of composition.
  • Ideas for pairing resource with other activities

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