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Lesson Two – Rocket Rhythms

This music teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to develop and compose eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel by rocket through space. The children can practise performing each of the created rhythm patterns using untuned instruments.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to develop and compose eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel by rocket through space

Learning Objectives

Improvise, developing rhythmic material when performing. Explore and explain their own ideas and feelings about music using musical vocabulary.

Learning Outcomes

I can create rhythms to express different ideas and movements. I can use the correct vocabulary to describe a piece of music.

Rocket Rhythms

Teaching sequence to help the children develop and compose eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel by rocket through space

Eight Beat Rhythms

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children practise performing different rhythm patterns with eight beats

Rocket Rhythms

Template to help the children select and record different eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel on a rocket

Rocket Rhythms

Interactive activity to help the children develop and compose eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel by rocket through space

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to develop and compose eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect space travel by rocket through space

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