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Steal the Banana is a fun and competitive game for upper elementary and even middle school students to practice reading rhythms. Two teams compete to collect the most bananas for their team, but watch out! The other team may steal your bananas!
This set includes game instructions as well as cards for each rhythm concept that can be printed, cut in half and laminated for long term use. Each card contains a four beat rhythm pattern. A rhythm list is included for teacher use.
Hardest rhythm concept: tiri-ti
Other rhythm concepts: ta, titi, tiri-tiri, ti-tiri
Looking for other concept sets:
Steal the Banana: ta & titi
Steal the Banana: ta rest
Steal the Banana: half note
Steal the Banana: tiri-tiri
Steal the Banana: ti-tiri
Steal the Banana: syncopa
Steal the Banana: tim-ri
* This set can be used with any system for reading rhythms. All rhythms are notated using rhythm stick notation.
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Looking for similar games? Check out my "Steal the Bacon" sets below:
Steal the Bacon: ta rest
Steal the Bacon: half note
Steal the Bacon: tiri-tiri
Steal the Bacon: ti-tiri
Steal the Bacon: tiri-ti
Steal the Bacon: Syncopa
Steal the Bacon: tim-ri
Kodaly, Orff, rhythm game, tika-ti