Lesson 4: Live loops

Building on Lesson 3, the children are introduced to live loops to create a repeating beat or rhythm

Learning Objectives

  • Working from a plan I can use a range of programming commands

  • Explaining how my program enhances the scene

Lesson Plan

Introduction to live loops
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Teacher Video: Live loops


Soundtrack Planning Sheet
Sonic Pi Basic Commands
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