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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
Snake Variations - Seconds
Engaging ideas for building memory skills using the musical alphabet
War - Notes and Rests
To practice the relative values of notes and rests using a popular card game with several variations.
Students pair one music symbol card with one with an opposite meaning until all cards are matched
Who's Playing First? - Notes and Rests
Each student draws one card to decide the order for an informal recital or special activity. Students already know the values of the cards.
Blue Bar Lines
After choosing a meter, students happily and easily place bar lines on a long snake of blue jello cards
Snake - Symbols
Students make a snake by putting the music symbol cards in the order they are listed on the back cover card
Suspense - Notes and Rests
A fun card game aids in mastering the sequence of equivalent values of notes and rests.