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101 Rhythm Instrument Activities for Young



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101 Rhythm Instrument Activities for Young Children
By Abigail Flesch Connors 
120 pages  

This book will delight young children as they are invited to create sounds of ocean waves, rainstorms and horses galloping, as well as play along with their favorite songs. Lyrics and chants are included, but no melody notation. Songs are familiar melodies. With 101 ideas, a subject index and teacher tips, the book makes it easy to find rhythm instrument activities to fit every curriculum and every day.??

?For ages 2-6.


10 Classroom Management Tips for Using Rhythm Instruments

Activities Using Rhythm Sticks

  •      Rhythm Sticks Introduction
  •      Different Ways to Play Sticks
  •      This Is The Way We Tap Our Sticks
  •      Sticks Up and Down
  •      The Sticks on the Bus
  •      If You're Happy and You Know It Tap Your Sticks
  •      Walk in the Woods
  •      Rainstorm
  •      BINGO Sticks
  •      London Bridge Letters
  •      We Are Tapping
  •      Tapping or Scraping?
  •      Conducting Sticks
  •      Copy My Rhythm
  •      Everybody Count to Six
  •      I Am a Fine Musician
  •      Old King Cole's Sticks
  •      Guess Who Tapped?
  •      The Tapper in the Dell
  •      The Sticks Are Going for a Walk
  •      Don't Say Ain't
  •      Shapes With Sticks
  •      Experiments With Sticks
  •      Standing With Sticks
  •      Trot, Gallop, Freeze!
  •      The Cat and the Mouse
  •      Hot Cross Buns
  •      Windshield Wipers
  •      The Spider Went Over the Spider Web
  •      Beethoven's 5th Symphony
  •      Jack and Jill
  •      "Painting" on the Floor
  •      Tap, Tap, Tap Your Boat

Activities Using Shakers

  •      Shakers Introduction
  •      Different Ways to Play Shakers
  •      Going to Kentucky
  •      Waltz of the Flowers
  •      Wake Up, Groundhog!
  •      Experiments With Shakers
  •      This Is the Way We Clean the House
  •      Wind Song
  •      Ocean Waves
  •      Stir Up My Soup
  •      Shake It High and Shake It Low
  •      Shaker Square Dance
  •      Digging Up a Hole
  •      Little Baby
  •      The Animals in the Jungle


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great for sub plans!
Brookside S on Oct 1, 2012
Are these activities suitable for Pre K to 2nd grade?
Dana M on Nov 26, 2013
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