Mill Road Elementary School

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eighth notesFirst Grade Musiceighth notes

Welcome to the first grade music webpage. Below you will find some fun activities that you can do at home, as well as some reminders of upcoming activities we will be doing in music class. Don't forget to visit the fun music links webpage to find some fun music games.

Currently In Music Class...
Rhythmic: Quarter Note (Ta) , Eighth notes in pairs (Ti-ti)

mi, sol, la

Tempo (Musical fast and slow) and Dynamics (Musical loud and soft)

Songs to Sing:

Walk and Stop
Star Light
Make a Ring
Oliver Twist
Tinker Tailor
Cuckoo in the Clock
Little Sally Water
Rain Rain
Good Night, Sleep Tight
Quaker Quaker
Five Fat Turkeys
The Old Gray Cat
Lucy Locket
Race You Down the Mountain
Let's Make a Snowman
Teddy Bear
Strawberry Shortcake
Bobby Shaftoe
Grizzly Bear
Burnie Bee
Hi-Ho Round We Go
Sammy Sacket
Peas Porridge Hot
Bounce High
Paige's Train
Snail Snail
Poems to say:
How Are You?
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Big Pig 
Bow Wow Says the Dog
Chop Chop Chippity Chop
Queen Queen Caroline
Apples Peaches Pears and Plums




purple pencilIdeas for Home Music Practice... purple pencil
  • Sing a song you learned in music class for your family or a friend
  • Listen to music on the radio and practice the steady beat
  • Listen to music and create beat patterns or other movements....just move to the beat!
  • Read poetry