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Step Up, Step Down
Use the Rainbow Xylophone in a fresh way for students to make steps up and down themselves
Keep or Pass - MSC set 1
Together, students can safely reveal which music symbols they don't quite know yet. Then we identify, define and find symbols in a music score.
To play a real card game matching notes and rests pairs and placing the dotted rhythm values in order
Eye Spy - Clef Notes G, F, and C
Using magic notes, students cover the G, F and C clef notes on their melodic bingo cards
Snake - Seconds
Write the musical alphabet as a group and recognize that in music after G comes A
Students describe musical symbol cards using vocabulary, body movement and performance
Practice rapid identification of musical symbols
War - Notes and Rests
To practice the relative values of notes and rests using a popular card game with several variations.
Rhythm Bingo - Side 1
This bingo game uses all the rhythms on the blue jello cards - set 1. With the Cornerstones in mind we continue the game until everyone has more than one bingo or even "black-out"