KS1 Music: Teacher techniques - Teaching rhythms

This video covers the simple rhythms that can be introduced to a music class.

There are many simple rhythms that you can introduce to a class when teaching music.

This clip demonstrates how to use rhythm cards and simple sing, clap, play techniques in the classroom.

Curriculum notes

This clip is relevant for teaching music at Key Stage 1 (KS1) in England, Foundation Stage in Wales, Foundation and Key Stage 1 in Northern Ireland and First Level in Scotland.

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