Amanda Dumesny
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do Ready Set Print! Printable worksheet set to practice the melodic concept, do.

do Ready Set Print! Printable worksheet set to practice the melodic concept, do.

Lady Create-a-lot: A GOLDMINE of FREE Online Music Education games, videos, and printables

Lady Create-a-lot: A GOLDMINE of FREE Online Music Education games, videos, and printables

A huge collection of fun free music theory resources and worksheets for preschoolers and primary school / kindergarten age. These would be perfect for homeschool too.

A huge collection of fun free music theory resources and worksheets for preschoolers and primary school / kindergarten age. These would be perfect for homeschool too.

Djembe rhythms and grooves for kids, Kuku, Patatje, Kono, Yankadi, Rumba, via YouTube - Another good video for beginners!

Djembe rhythms and grooves for kids, Kuku, Patatje, Kono, Yankadi, Rumba, via YouTube - Another good video for beginners!

I decided I wanted to change things up a bit. I purchased 10 Home Depot buckets. Added neon tape and then put the same neon tape on some rhythm sticks for flare and reinforcement. The kids sit on one bucket and play the other. It's a great change! The buckets create different sounds depending on where you hit them. It teaches kids to alternate/coordinate hands while reading and saying rhythms. I teach over 1,000 students ages K-5th. The drums were a hit! (Literally).

I decided I wanted to change things up a bit. I purchased 10 Home Depot buckets. Added neon tape and then put the same neon tape on some rhythm sticks for flare and reinforcement. The kids sit on one bucket and play the other. It's a great change! The buckets create different sounds depending on where you hit them. It teaches kids to alternate/coordinate hands while reading and saying rhythms. I teach over 1,000 students ages K-5th. The drums were a hit! (Literally).