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Sally Go Round the Sun

The first stage is to sing it with students holding hands and walking in a circle, then changing direction on the word “boom.”

The second is to sing the song in your head and keep the beat with your feet and again change direction on the word “boom.” This is great for kindergarten and first grade. 59 more words

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The Daily Doh

“Daily Do” is an original 67-note song using solfege and Curwen hand signs to sing intervals, major and minor triads and scales. It is the basis of learning the staff, steady tempo, and scales. 17 more words

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Mi Do Do game

Step 1
Draw an eight step staircase (sideview) on the white board. Write the solfege syllables below each step.

Step 2
Tell the students that, “Solfege is a method for teaching sight-singing in which each note of the music is performed with a special syllable called a solfege syllable. 232 more words

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Turn the Glasses Over

“I’ve been to Harlaam, I’ve been to Dover,
I’ve travelled this wide world all over.
Over, over, three times over,
Drink all you have to drink and turn the glasses over, 27 more words

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Little Johnny Brown

Leader sings the song and demonstrates the sequence as follows:

“Little Johnny Brown, lay your comfort down”
—Strut into the circle and lay out a scarf or handkerchief (square is best) in the middle of the circle. 140 more words

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