Miss Mary Mack_ Hand Game

Miss Mary Mack is an age old game. Even as a playground activity, this hang game helps develop gross motor movement, reinforce steady beat, and allow one to collaboratively create music. In this recording, tempo is the main focus. Can you...
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Grade 1 Composers Create

During our Composers Create Unit, Grade 1 students got the chance to create their own music. This unit allowed us to explore notation and how symbols can be used to communicate our musical ideas. Watch our composers at work and see a few of their...
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Rhythm Games

So far in our first Unit, Grade 1 has focused on improving their rhythm through instrument playing and partner games. Though we get a little silly during our practice, Ms. Sweep’s class has begun to explore how rhythms and mixed rhythms are...