Tag Archive for quarter note

Quarter Notes & Rhythm Fun

This week, we’ll be learning and singing a new rhythm.  After singing our usual morning song, “I’m Glad You Came Today“, the students will be playing some new instruments.  We’ll be talking about what family most rhythmical instruments come from… The Percussion Family!   Roger Ribbit will be visiting with a new note, the quarter note.  Roger teaches children not only the… Read more →

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Have you noticed it has been raining a lot lately?  Music class will be all about rain.  We’ll of course start by saying & singing hello to friends.  We will talk about the month we are in… APRIL!  April is known for being the rainiest month of the year.  Why do we need rain?  Rain helps everything “wake up” &… Read more →

Vegetables & Fruit

Guess what?  This week in music class we will be talking about vegetables & fruit!  Why are we going to talk about food in music class?  Great question!  When children sing and actively participate, they tend to remember ideas and words easier.  That is why music is such a wonderful medium to use with children.  It is very important, especially… Read more →

Valentine Class

I’m so excited to celebrate Valentines Day all week in my music class.  I really do love sharing music each week to my favorite little ones in my life.  Let’s celebrate Valentines Day with MUSIC!  We will sing our morning “Hello” song, making sure we say hello and shake hands with our friends.  This is just one way to show… Read more →

Shapes

It’s another week in music class.  Are you ready to learn while making music?  This week’s class will be all about shapes.  But first we need to say “Hello…” to all our friends! After our greeting, we will look at four shapes.  Square, Circle, Triangle, Rectangle Why are we talking about shapes in music class?  Sometimes we can learn things… Read more →