Songs and Activities to Teach High and Low

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Aileen Miracle
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Need fun visuals and lessons for the musical opposites high and low? This 90-page product includes:

*Songs and chants to teach high and low: Sammy on the Railway, Bee Bee, Star Light, Sea Shell, See Saw, Handy Dandy, Bluebird
*Movement activities for high/low: The Bunny Game and Candles
*Listening map with movement directions for Mussorgsky's "Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks"
*High/Low worksheet
(students identify if teacher is singing/speaking known songs and chants high or low)
*High/low visuals (Three sets of high and low--each set of two comes without the words "high" and "low" during preparation and with the words "high" and "low" for practice)
*Song visuals for See Saw, Star Light, Bluebird, and Sea Shell (includes directions)
*35-minute presentation lesson plan for high/low
*Strategies for teaching high/low
*High as an Owl or Low as a Caterpillar powerpoint:
can be used as assessment for high/low identification. Powerpoint comes with five different embedded sound files and students vote on whether each is high or low. Make sure to watch in slideshow mode in order for the links and music to work!
*Lesson for "Mortimer" by Robert Munsch

You can also buy this product at a discount with my Kindergarten and First Grade Music Mega-Set.

Looking for other ways to practice comparatives or musical opposites? Check out these sets:
Songs and Activities to Teach Fast and Slow
Songs and Activities to Teach Loud and Quiet

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