Steady Beat and Rhythm Lesson Using Bear Says Thanks

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PreK - 2nd
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Use this lesson extension to the classic book "Bear Says Thanks" by Karma Wilson to engage your students further in this classic. Discuss gratitude and why it is important, then teach them the chant that will go along with this book. Additional rhythm vs. steady beat charts help to explain and reinforce differences between the two. Follow up with decoding worksheets to help students match words with their correct rhythm pattern. Adaptable for grades PreK-2nd grade. Great to use during Thanksgiving time, or any other time of the year that students need reminders about being thankful!


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