Go ahead and give your music students a gumball! They will love this interactive game while aurally identifying 2 sixteenths/1 eighth note rhythmic patterns! A great music resource for whole group instruction or centers! Plus, there are 2 formal (one measure or two measures) assessments included.
Math in Music Education Kids of new generation capable to perceive information faster, with cross-modal processing ,activating all senses at once : visual perception, audio analyzers, neuromotor functions. http://educationinjapan.wordpress.com/2011/02/04/considering-the-benefits-of-digital-music-grammar-in-a-music-educational-program/ Stepanov Ukraine
Four Little Penguins! Your elementary music students will love the activities included with an original poem and lesson plan while working on rhythm and instruments. An excellent Orff and Kodaly resource.
Kodaly Rhythm Symbols, a system of music education for children that includes singing, ear training, solfeggio, rhythmic movement, and improvisation -- developed by Hungarian composer, Zoltan Kodaly, to achieve the goal of music literacy.