2nd grade

Down By the Bay

Lyrics Down by the bay Where the watermelon grow, Back to my home, I dare not go. But if I do, My mother will say: Did you ever see a bear combing his hair? Down by the bay! 2. …moose …

Bounce High Bounce Low

Lyrics Bounce high, bounce low, Bounce the ball to Shiloh. *Shiloh is a location mentioned in the Bible. Its name means “peace.” See also mi, so, la songs songs for steady beat songs with chords I & IV Extras for Plus …

Bought Me a Cat

Lyrics 1. Bought me a cat, the cat pleased me, I fed my cat under yonder tree. The cat said “fiddle-i-fee.” 2. hen…chimmy chuck chimmy chuck 3. duck… quack, quack 4. goose… hissy, hissy 5. pig… oink, oink 6. sheep… …

Se Se Se

Lyrics – Transliteration Se se se, no yoi yoi yoi O cha la ka o cha la ka o cha la ka hoi Japanese せっせせえのよいよいよい Translation The song is made up of nonsense syllables, with the exception of measure 10 …

Black Snake

Lyrics Black snake, black snake, where are you hiding? (repeat twice) Don’t you bite me! Game One child hides. All other students march past the “snake’s” hiding place until the snake runs out and tags someone who becomes the new …

Do As I’m Doing

Lyrics Refrain Do as I’m doing, follow follow me (repeat) If I do it high or low, If I do it fast or slow… Refrain See also songs with syncopation motion songs tempo resources songs with half notes songs with …

Solami Game

So-La-Mi! (I pronounce it like “salami.”) (1) I sing a pattern of solfege with Curwen hand signs. In 2nd grade, I only sing mi, so and la in different orders, such as:       In 3rd grade, I sing syllables do, …

2nd Grade Rhythm Lessons 13-20

Each of these lessons is 30 minutes long. Lesson 13 Welcome Song Pattern cards on the board – NEW NOTE review – barlines, double barline, time sig, repeat sign Are You Sleeping – Review song. Two circles on floor, sing …

2nd Grade Rhythm Assessments

Worksheets / Assessments Writing Notes & Rests – This is a good way to make sure kids practice writing their notes and rests. I don’t make a big deal about making sure the quarter rest is perfect. If you think about …

Grizzly Bear

Lyrics Grizzly bear, a grizzly bear is sleeping in a cave. (repeat) Please be very quiet, very very quiet, If you wake him, if you shake him, he gets very mad! Game Students stand in a circle on the floor. …

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