Let's get presidential! Play this fun & engaging rhythm activity with your 1st or 2nd grade students to focus on connecting syllables to basic rhythms. Students determine the syllables in a president's name and choose the rhythm that matches. Correct answers are rewarded with a kid-friendly fun fact your students will love!
Includes both stick notation and traditional notation files at no extra cost.
ta rest - Bush, Ford, Grant
ta ta - Adams, Carter, Clinton, Hoover, Jackson, Lincoln, Nixon, Reagan, Truman
titi ta - Jefferson, Kennedy, Madison, Roosevelt, Washington
titi titi - Eisenhower
Included in this File:
President Rhythms PowerPoints - stick notation and traditional notation
Lesson Plan PDF
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Font: Elsie Black, KG Part of Me, and Music Teacher Font
Graphics licensed from Educlips, Ink N Little Things, and Jena Hudson from Sew Much Music
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