Lesson 2: Singing animals

Children listen to classical pieces of animal themed music, moving in ways to represent these animals and learn a song from memory as a class

Learning Objectives

  • Chanting a line I hear spoken

  • Thinking of actions that represent the words I hear

  • Singing back a melody line

  • Singing back a section of a song from memory

  • Staying in time with the other people in the group

Lesson Plan

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Teacher Video: Singing animals

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Laura Barr,  
Music specialist
In her 14 year teaching career, Laura assumed the role of Music Lead, and was Head of Music in a large secondary school. Laura has a passion for working with children with a disadvantaged background, either through deprivation or disability,…
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