EYFS / KS1 Music: Teacher techniques - Mirror me

Learn how conducting can be a useful music exercise with this lesson activity.

Mirror me is a music game that introduces the idea of conducting by leading the class in a series of movements.

The game also serves as a way to develop a sense of pulse.

Curriculum notes

These clips are 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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