"Himmel und Erde" teaches upper elementary how to sing in a German round.
In this song, students will learn to sing the melody, follow the melodic direction with their hands, what syncopation is, learn about music from the Caribbean, and play a hand game with partners.
Materials needed: device to watch lesson on, instruments if needed
Grade level: 3rd-5th
"Kookaburra" is a round from Australia. Kids will learn the song, add movement, then learn to sing it in a round.
"Summer" is a body percussion activity to use as a warm up or as a music lesson. It teaches rhythm, steady beat, and how to speak 2 parts at the same time.
Materials needed- tablet or device to watch lesson on
Difficulty level- upper or lower elementary (modifications are made)