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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: Steady Beat vs. rhythm, Ta (Quarter Notes) and Ti-ti (Eighth Notes in pairs)

    high vs. low singing

    Percussion instruments, Tempo (musical fast and slow)

    Songs to Sing:
    Walk and Stop
    Mighty Pretty Sound (Mighty Pretty Motion) 
    Johnny Has 1 Friend
    Let Us Chase the Squirrel
    Listen Listen Here I Come
    Riding our Ponies
    Tinker Tailor
    Cuckoo in the Clock
    Star Light
    Good Night
    Freight Train
    Rain Rain
    Little Sally Water

    Poems to say:
    Greeting Poem
    1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Bow Wow Says the Dog
    Five Little Ladies
    Chop Chop Chippity Chop
    Wind Shield Wipers
    2, 4, 6, 8
    Miss White Had a Fright




    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