Nursery and S2S sang for their families and friends very confidently on the stage with their super Christmas hats. Thank you to everyone who came to watch and support us.
This was a very loud and noisy week!
We enjoyed exploring all of the various musical instruments – our favourite instruments were the large cymbals and the xylophone!
We learnt that different instruments make different sounds and are played in different ways; such as hitting, tapping, blowing or banging.
We can play some instruments loudly or quietly (dynamics) and fast or slow (This is called a beat or tempo.)
We listened to the music and moved our bodies to the rhythm. We waved our ribbons and listened to the beat.
We also made shakers; we filled a pot with different materials of our choice, such as dried rice, lentils, beads, oats and stones and sealed a lid on top. We discovered that some of our shakers sounded different to our friend’s ones.