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Melodic Bingo Copy Game
Practice writing melodies on staff slates and singing melodic patterns using Curwen hand signs.
Hide and Sing
Develop skill for hearing and internalizing intervals and patterns through melodic dictation with the do re mi cards.
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.
Grand Staff Cards C's
An important game to help students transition from moving magic notes on the staff to recognizing real notes.