Holiday Music Lesson, Chants, Activities: Rhythm, Body Percussion, Notes to Play
December Chants for the Music Classroom K-4 to learn Rhythmic values, Play Rhythms, Play instruments, Play Rhythmic body percussion and develop pre-note reading skills. Fresh and Creative December Activity to keep students singing, moving and playing throughout the month in a variety of musical activities.
Pre-note Reading C Scale names.
Note Values: Sixteenth, Eighth, Quarter, Half Notes & Quarter Rest, C Scale Note Names
Playing Rhythmic Body Percussion
Playing C Scale Notes
Power Point and PDF files for easy projecting and printing
Chants progress in difficulty-
Chant 1: “Snowman, Snowman” -eighth and quarter note, (G-E or sol-mi)
Chant 2: “Reindeer” -eighth and quarter note, (E-G-A or Sol-La-Mi)
Chant 3: “Presents” -eighth, quarter and quarter rest, (C-D-E, do, re, mi)
Chant 4: “Dreidel” –half note (C-E-G or Do-Mi-Sol)
Chant 5: “Silly Santa” -quarter and sixteenth note. (C-E-G or do-mi-sol)
*(Please note that you can change the notes by adding your own labels in the power point and not use the ones included.)
Each Chant comes in each of the following formats:
*Flash Cards are included for Body Percussion, Note Names and Instruments
Appropriate for K-4th Grade
Resource includes teaching pages for each of the concepts to teach/use the chants in the different modes in a variety of activities that are outlined in the resource.
USE THIS RESOURCE
STATIONS! Each chant can be used at a different station or, use 1 chant at 4 stations-Rhythm, Instruments, Body Percussion, Note Playing.