EYFS / KS1 Music: Teacher techniques - Pat pat clap

This game helps gets the class playing a rhythm to a collective pulse.

The game, pat pat clap, is an activity that gets the class playing a rhythm to a collective pulse.

It allows children to create their own rhythms and share them with the group.

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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