This third or fourth grade unit teaches students the difference between improvise and compose. Students are introduced to moveable “Do” through the song Let Us Chase the Squirrel. Students will be playing and composing on xylophones with C Pentatonic and F Pentatonic. This unit provides the students three days of singing, composing, moving and playing with the story One Dog Sleigh by Mary Casanova. This unit is very similar to the One Dog Canoe: Camping Unit
. This unit can also be purchased with the One Dog Canoe unit as a bundle here.
THIS UNIT INCLUDES:
An Instructional Power Point 44 pages
Composition and Improvisation activities and worksheet
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This unit can also be purchased in our Winter Bundle