To explore changes in metre

In this lesson, you will warm-up by playing a game to the tune of 'My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean'. Then, we will move to music in different metres, review rhythm notation and understand the purpose of bar lines. Are you up for the challenge of a body percussion piece where the metre changes?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Question 5

Q1.What is pulse?

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Q2.What equipment did we need to perform both Chumbara and Oi Dana?

2/5

Q3.How did the metre differ between Chumbara and Oi Dana?

3/5

Q4.What is rhythm?

4/5

Q5.What is metre?

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is pulse?

1/5

Q2.What equipment did we need to perform both Chumbara and Oi Dana?

2/5

Q3.How did the metre differ between Chumbara and Oi Dana?

3/5

Q4.What is rhythm?

4/5

Q5.What is metre?

5/5

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To explore changes in metre

Helping to assess what you've learnt so far

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What item did you need to help you move to the metre?

1/5

Q2.What is metre?

2/5

Q3.What is the purpose of a bar line?

3/5

Q4.Which metres did we explore today?

4/5

Q5.In the challenge, what did we leave behind? (according to the rhyme!)

5/5

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Quiz:

To explore changes in metre

Helping to assess what you've learnt so far

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What item did you need to help you move to the metre?

1/5

Q2.What is metre?

2/5

Q3.What is the purpose of a bar line?

3/5

Q4.Which metres did we explore today?

4/5

Q5.In the challenge, what did we leave behind? (according to the rhyme!)

5/5

Lesson summary: To explore changes in metre

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