Teach music reading and composing with Boomwhackers. Denise Gagne has written clever and active exercises and activities to introduce rhythms, notes and chords. Then kids build confidence through sequential experiences leading to orchestrating and composing. Some songs include Orff instruments and recorders to add texture and timbre. Reproducibles to project or print are included on the P/A.
These activities are designed for 4 sets of diatonic boomwhackers so we've included them in this set.
- Teach Music Reading with Boomwhackers (22015)
Boomwhackers activities & games introduce rhythms, treble staff notes, and chords. Then kids perform projectable exercises and familiar tunes with color-coded notes and embedded sound for tuneful reading experiences!
Teacher's Guide, Reproducible Worksheets & Enhanced Audio Download
- Composing with Boomwhackers (9472)
Build confidence through sequential experiences: improvisations, ostinatos, rhythm compositions in 1 to 4 parts; orchestrate and dramatize poetry and chants; explore musical forms; and finally create and play your own 3-note, pentatonic and diatonic melodies and songs. Denise adds Orff instruments and recorders too, for timbre and texture, and Perf./Accomp. tracks and student reproducibles to project or print.
Paperback & Digital Download
- 4 Sets of C Major Diatonic Boomwhackers (2850)
32 tubes total - each set with 8 notes/tubes: C' to C"