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Lesson Two – Seashore Crabs

This music teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to investigate and perform different ways of playing percussion instruments to represent movements of crabs. The children can practise combining sounds to illustrate how a crab might move over the sand or in the sea.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and perform different ways of playing percussion instruments to represent movements of crabs

Learning Objectives

Investigate ways to play untuned instruments to create different sounds. Choose and organise combinations of sounds to express ideas and movements.

Learning Outcomes

I can play percussion instruments by tapping, scraping, shaking and beating. I can choose combinations of sounds to represent the movement of an object.

Seashore Crabs

Teaching sequence to help the children investigate and perform different ways of playing percussion instruments to represent movements of crabs

Crabs

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe some of the movements of crabs at the seashore

Crab Movements

Table display card to help the children select and list vocabulary to describe the movements of crabs at the seashore

Seashore Crabs

Interactive activity to help the children investigate and perform different ways of playing percussion instruments to represent movements of crabs

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and perform different ways of playing percussion instruments to represent movements of crabs

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