Lesson 4: Pitch pyramids

To further develop their understanding of staff notation, children learn how a note’s position on the stave, dictates its pitch

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing that notes can go either on or between the lines

  • Playing a melody by reading pitch notation

  • Using pitch notation to write down my own melody

Teacher Video: Pitch pyramids


Pitch Pyramids Worksheet
Note Chart Slide
The Gift Of The Nile Performance Track
The Gift Of The Nile Backing Track
The Gift Of The Nile - Lyrics
The Gift Of The Nile - Sheet Music
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