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Lesson 1: Musical Form- (Ternary Form)



Students understand patterns in music and sing a song, Twinkle Twinkle, written in Ternary Form



Musical Form Lesson Plan

Prima’s Pattern Party Worksheet

Prima’s Pattern Party Worksheet- Answer Key

Twinkle Twinkle Popsicle Stick Cut Out Activity Sheet

Twinkle Twinkle Accompaniment- Piano

Twinkle Twinkle Accompaniment- Guitar

Twinkle Twinkle Digital Track


National Standards:


PreK Standards

PreK/KMU:Pr4.2.PKa With substantial guidance, explore and demonstrate awareness of musical contrasts.


Kindergarten Standards

MU:Pr4.2.Ka With guidance, explore and demonstrate awareness of music contrasts (such as high/low, loud/soft, same/different) in a variety of music selected for performance.


1st Grade Standards

MU:Pr4.2.1a With limited guidance, demonstrate knowledge of music concepts (such as beat and melodic contour) in music from a variety of cultures selected for performance.


Note: With substantial guidance, this lesson could be used and adapted for Nursery and PreK 3 programs.

Episode 1: Musical Form

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