Whether the Weather 6/8 Meter Rhyme for Barred Instruments With Orff Arrangement

Oodles of Music
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  1. If you are looking for songs, movement, beat and rhythm activities, barred instrument play, and Orff arrangements, all with a winter theme, this is it! From a Ukrainian folk tale (The Mitten) to a traditional rhyme (Whether the Weather) to a classic from The Nutcracker Ballet (The Chinese Tea Dance
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If you are looking for an accessible instrumental piece in 6/8 meter for barred instruments with an Orff arrangement, this is it! Taught step by step, this classic tongue twister rhyme is perfect for winter, spring, or really any time of the year there is weather with an added plus of a language arts lesson on synonyms. (put that on your end-of-year evaluation)

This resource is available in PPT and GS!

In the resource:

  • A teaching TIMELINE for this multi-lesson resource
  • Language Arts look at the rhyme through the use of synonyms
  • Steady Beat and Rhythm Activities
  • Step-by-step process to teach the instrument parts
  • The piece is in C so no need for accidentals
  • An mp4 of the full arrangement to see and hear the instrument parts
  • Lots of prominent dotted quarter notes and 3 eighth note combos

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