Lesson details

Key learning points

  1. In this lesson, we will learn about pulse and rhythm. We will learn some new songs and keep a steady pulse. We will then use musical symbols to perform rhythms. To finish there is a quiz to test your knowledge!


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5 Questions

What is the pulse?
Correct answer: The heartbeat of the music
The length of sound
The pattern of sounds
Which of these symbols represent a 1 beat note? (1 clap)
Correct answer: Option 1
Option 2
Option 3
What is the rhythm?
The heartbeat of the music
Correct answer: The pattern of sounds
When we use our bodies to create sound
What is a time signature?
Correct answer: It tells us how many beats are in a bar
It tells us how many beats are in the whole piece.
It tells us when to stop playing
What type of song is Step back baby?
A song in unison (1 part)
Correct answer: Call and response
Layering song