Need fun visuals and lessons for the musical opposites loud and quiet? This helpful product includes:
*Songs and chants to teach loud and quiet dynamics
: Lucy Locket, I went up the apple tree, Engine Engine, Apples Peaches Pumpkin Pie, Grizzly Bear, Peanut Butter and Jelly
*Listening mini-lessons for Holst's "Mars" from the Planets,
including solar system visuals for tracking volume through the piece
*Loud/ Quiet worksheet
(students identify if teacher is singing/speaking known songs and chants loudly or quietly)
(includes lion and mouse, whisper and shout, peanut butter and jelly for use with the song, and balloon and baby visuals for use with "Engine Engine." Each set of two comes without the words "loud" and "quiet" during preparation and with the words "loud" and "quiet" for practice)
*35-minute presentation lesson plan for loud/quiet
*Strategies for teaching loud/quiet
*Loud as a lion or quiet as a mouse powerpoint:
can be used as assessment for loud/quiet identification. Powerpoint comes with five different embedded sound files and students vote on whether each is loud or quiet. Make sure to watch in slideshow mode in order for the links and music to work!
You can also buy this product at a discount with my Kindergarten and First Grade Music Mega-Set.
Looking for other sets to practice comparatives, or musical opposites? Check out these sets:
Songs and Activities to Teach High and Low
Songs and Activities to Teach Fast and Slow
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