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These Five C's
Students learn that the 5 C's on the grand staff are symmetrical, making it so easy to learn bass and treble clefs at the same time.
I'm a Note Song - Five C's, G, and F
Sing the "I'm a Note" Song while placing magic notes on the five C's and two clef notes on staff slates
Trade the C’s
Students talk to each other and trade the 5 C's, Treble G and Bass F, with animals on magic notes between the grand staff and the piano (or two staff slates). May be adapted for other instruments.
Grand Staff Cards C's
An important game to help students transition from moving magic notes on the staff to recognizing real notes.
Madrid Match – Five C’s
Continue skill development of placement of the 5 C’s.
Slap the C’s
Students slap their own knees whenever they see a "C" the teacher has tossed down
We're the Grand Nine
All the notes on the grand staff are a second or third away from one of these nine notes
Raindrops on Grand Nine
Magic notes become raindrops, snow or hail as they land on all Grand Nine notes on the grand staff