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Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards EYFS & KS1 Quavers & Semibreves Pack

Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards EYFS & KS1 Quavers & Semibreves Pack

These Music Rhythm Cards are to enable children develop early rhythm skills and recognition of musical notation. Rhythms are presented in a child friendly format with colourful animal pictures to support understanding of note length. Also included is a PowerPoint Presentation for teachers, including all rhythm cards and additional notes and guidance to support teaching. The card pack includes a wide range of rhythm cards as well as individual note cards to allow children to compose their own rhythms. This second pack includes extension into quaver and semibreves. The original notation rhythm cards to accompany this pack can be found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/animal-music-notation-rhythm-cards-eyfs-and-ks1-11822864
MrBallard23
SAMBA | 5 Samba Topics

SAMBA | 5 Samba Topics

Topics Include: 1. Amazon Samba 2. Dinosaur Samba 3. Caribbean Samba 4. Reggae Samba 5. Solar System Samba Each idea can be easily expanded to last a few weeks or a half-term. All 5 topics come with 3-5 sections, including; Break section, Groove section and Call & Response section At keystage 3-4 it is possible to complete in one lesson but you are more than likely going to want to expand the topic over a full half-term, in which case, some pieces you will also find songs to go with them, games you can play and - obviously - you can swap pupils round 5 times until they have been on each instrument [5 weeks]. The full book includes Audio files, how to learn, teach and lead Samba, more call & response and break patterns, alternate rhythms and exercises, songs for Samba, etc. Note: Any issues, contact me through the Sticks, Keys & Frets: Teaching Resources page on Facebook.
tbrads90
SAMBA | Teaching & Leading Samba

SAMBA | Teaching & Leading Samba

This 35 page Samba book covers how to teach, learn and lead Samba. From reading music notation (rhythm) to piecing together your first performance. Each piece has a different theme and gives you the freedom to make your own version. 10 Samba Pieces 10 Songs for Samba 10 Warm-up Ideas 10 Call & Responses 10 Breaks 5 Audio Examples 5 Ready-Made Lessons [PDF] 5 Music Games 4 Pages of alternative rhythms 3 Pages of Grid Method rhythms 3 Templates for making your own 1 Print-out Poster [rhythm circle] NOTE: Make sure you install all the fonts after unzipping the fonts.zip folder to ensure that all Powerpoints look as intended/created. If you have any issues with any files (or would like the PowerPoint versions) then please contact me through Sticks, Keys & Frets: Teaching Resources on Facebook.
tbrads90
General Music Lesson Plans Bundle!

General Music Lesson Plans Bundle!

A complete bundle of musical games, songs and activities perfect for the Preschool classroom through First Grade. Age adjustments are listed for each song/lesson. All music is public domain and recordings are easily attainable for free online. Please note these lessons do not include recordings. These plans are formatted for printing and sending home - please note that purchasing this bundle allows printing for one classroom only. It is not permissible to distribute to multiple classrooms or schools. If you work in more than one school building you must purchase enough bundles for each school. Thank you for adhering to copyright laws!
GracieRae
CHORDS & MELODY IN C - "Heart & Soul" (Easy)

CHORDS & MELODY IN C - "Heart & Soul" (Easy)

Begin teaching CHORDS with this handy keyboard resource - a must for any beginner! Featuring the melody of "Heart & Soul" in the memorable scene from 'BIG' (Tom Hanks), The Apple iPad Mini commercial, and now "Play That Song" (Train) . Teach your students the I-VI-IV-V pattern in C so they can get creating! I have differentiated / scaffolded this by introducing the pattern in more complex keys and even improvising over the chord sequence. Includes original 2 x sides Word.doc (can be edited) and photocopiable PDF
michaelwren
3 part Tuned and Hand Percussion performance exercise/project

3 part Tuned and Hand Percussion performance exercise/project

Use these slides to develop your classes ability to play in a small ensemble using small classroom percussion instruments. You could use this as a ongoing project building upon skills each class or as a one off performance project. Easily tailored for all ability levels, links to time signatures and rhythm. Year1-6
pjralls91
15 BOOMWHACKER PIECES

15 BOOMWHACKER PIECES

3 for the price of 2! 5 Pop Songs 5 Rock Songs 5 Disney Songs 5 Classical, 5 Film + 5 Golden Oldies coming soon too! NOTE: Make sure to install all fonts provided to ensure the best quality.
tbrads90
TUNED / BOOMWHACKER | 5 Rock Songs

TUNED / BOOMWHACKER | 5 Rock Songs

5 Classic Rock songs for Boomwhackers! The 5 pieces included are: 1. Bon Jovi - Living on a Prayer 2. Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit 3. Queen - We Are The Champions 4. The Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop 5. Journey - Don't Stop Believing Note: these are NOT the full songs but what are provided are bass lines, riffs, chords and melody notes for verse/chorus. Some include rhythmic notation for guidance too. MAKE SURE TO INSTALL THE FONTS INCLUDED OTHERWISE THEY WON'T LOOK LIKE THE IMAGES!
tbrads90
Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards EYFS & KS1

Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards EYFS & KS1

These Music Rhythm Cards are to enable children develop early rhythm skills and recognition of musical notation. Rhythms are presented in a child friendly format with colourful animal pictures to support understanding of note length. Also included is a PowerPoint Presentation for teachers, including all rhythm cards and additional notes and guidance to support teaching. The card pack includes a wide range of rhythm cards as well as individual note cards to allow children to compose their own rhythms. An extra quavers and semibreves pack to extend the cards found in this pack can be found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/animal-music-notation-rhythm-cards-eyfs-and-ks1-quavers-and-semibreves-pack-11838862
MrBallard23