A fun elementary music small group project for your 3rd-5th grade music class. Elementary music lesson plans with remote learning suggestions are included.
Perfect activity for online music class!
This fun project is standards-based—Perform, Create, and Connections Domains. Singing, Playing, Improvising, Composing, Listening & Analyzing, Elementary, Evaluating.
Encourage your students to think outside the box—Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS). Also, be sure to make the ELA connections and Character Ed.
- Compose new lyrics to the familiar tune, “I Don’t Care If the Rain Comes Down,”
- Create two different body percussion ostinati for the A and B sections,
- Choose instruments and perform the ostinati while singing their new song,
- Participate in a critique session.
A fun thought-provoking small-group project for your 3rd-5th grade music class.