Posts filed under: tempo

Lyrics Verse Coffee grows on white oak trees; The river flows with brandy. Go choose a girl to dance with thee, As sweet as ‘lasses candy. Refrain Four in the middle and you can’t jump Josie, Four in the middle...
Lyrics Great big clocks go “tick tock tick tock,” And the smaller mantle clocks go “tick tock tick tock, tick tock tick tock,” And the shiny little watches keep on working night and day with “Ticky tocky ticky tocky ticky...
  Lyrics 1. It rained a mist, it rained a mist, It rained all over the town, town, town, It rained all over the town. 2. And all the boys went out to play A-tossing their ball around, round, round, A-tossing...
  Lyrics Doctor Katchel with his satchel, Through the rain the doctor goes. Splishy splashy, squishy squashy, He makes music with his toes. Links more work songs: doctors more songs with fast / slow more songs with loud / soft...
Introduce steady beat (optional: beat vs. no beat) long and short sounds fast and slow tempo Lesson Ideas Lessons: Steady Beat & Voices 1-10 Lessons: Rhythm Rhythm Resources Bubbles Counting Songs Steady Beat Resources Songs with Whole Notes (long sounds) Tortoise and the Hare Tempo:...