Title: I Know An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly
Students will learn about cumulative songs by singing "I Know An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly". They will keep a steady beat with rhythm instruments, and choose expressive movement for the song.
Standard(s): [AED] MU (0) 3: Imitate a steady beat while playing various rhythm instruments.
Title: Rhythmic Discovery - Read Simple Rhythmic Patterns
This lesson will aid in learning the concept of rhythm as applied in a musical setting. It will aid each student in setting requirements later needed to read music.
Standard(s): [AED] MU (1) 3: Demonstrate rhythm patterns by reading quarter notes, quarter rests, paired eighth notes, and half notes, including playing them on various rhythm instruments.
Title: A-Hunting We Will Go: Teaching Rhyming Through Musical Verse
Adapting the song '' A-Hunting We Will Go,'' students put a whale in a pail and even '' take a little bear and hug it if we dare.''
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (1) 22: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. [RF.1.3]