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Tracing Clefs - GGG and FFF
Students trace the clefs in a direction that ends on the clef lines. Little animals trace the lines while riding on magic notes.
Fine - Tempos
Students quickly arrange their own sets of tempo cards in order . . . then say Fine!
Students tell you which card was removed while their eyes are closed
Head and Tail
Sing ascending and descending scales in a easy-to-follow pattern while pointing to their do re mi cards
Snake - Dynamics
Play Fine with the 11 dynamics cards. It's amazing that there are so many possibilities that work.
Chance Match - Puzzle Notes
Students match rhythm playing cards to blue jello puzzle notes or rests by chance. Many repetitions keep the game enticing and it is a natural memory builder.
Copy the Cards
Students copy rhythms from blue jello cards and learn details of notation
Ho Ho Laugh – C Major Scale
Students use natural half steps EF and BC to discover the whole and half step sequence of the major scale
Fine - Clef Notes G and F
Using magic notes, students place clef notes on the correct lines as fast as they can, saying "Fine" when finished