Get Singing with Gareth Malone: Teach a song

Using call and response is an effective way to help your students to learn a song.

Watch Gareth’s singing techniques to help your children discover rhythm and pulse.

These techniques help with learning the words and melody.

This clip is suitable for teaching music at EYFS and Key Stage 1 in England, Foundation in Wales, Early Years and Foundation KS1 in Northern Ireland and Early and First Level in Scotland.

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