For the Kodaly classroom! This play-party song is great for teaching the eighth-note, 2 sixteenth-note pairing (ti-tika, ti-tiri, etc). You can also use this to present the dotted eighth, 1 sixteenth note pairing (tim-ka, tim-ri, etc).
Iconic Rhythmic Notation
Actual Rhythmic Notation
Melodic Practice Slides
Copy of the Song
Optional Composition Worksheet (students write a rhythmic "B" section, using the new rhythmic combination ti-tika).