Newly Updated! Includes Power Point and Smartnotebook options, plus ideas for hand jive/body percussion improvisation.
Compose music, composing with writing, and make friends with a dino! This music composition activity includes ideas for Orff composition and improvising with speech patterns, as well as Kodaly composing with solfege. Take a poem and create a wonderful song your first and second graders will enjoy, while at the same time, reinforcing rhythmic dictation, pitch, improvisation skills, dividing into syllables, creative writing skills by writing about the project, and more! Includes the following:
Directions with several options and extensions
Dino rhythm manipulatives
Optional dino poem words (for dividing into syllables) manipulatives
Optional three line staff masters for composition
Laban movement word card masters