Create an 8-beat pattern 1) Tap the to begin 2) Think of an 8-beat pattern you could create. 3) Tap the to drag the rhythms into the white box 4) Think of how you would speak those rhythms 5) Tap the and write the syllables in -Quarter Notes: Du -Pair of Eighth Notes: Du-De -Quarter Rests: (Rest) 6) Tap the when you are finished
I use "du" and "du-de" in my classroom. This can be modified to whatever rhythm system you use in your classroom. You could also use the grey boxes for them to create lyrics in.