This circle time listening activity is a multisensory experience because it encourages listening, moving, and responding in ways that engage both mind and body. It provides a fun context for learning musical skills and concepts while challenging physical, cognitive and social development. Your class will hear music vocabulary and have to follow musical cues to understand how they should move their bodies. In turn, they will learn to follow directions and coordinate their gross motor movements all while learning music theory. Demonstrate ways to move to the music and watch them learn as they play along with this circle time listening activity.
Spotted Owl is an imaginative circle time listening activity that will have your students listening carefully for verbal and musical cues. They will have so much fun catching bugs and soaring in the sky with the owl. The entire time, they will be learning music vocabulary and practicing gross motor functions! With this download, you will receive:
- Spotted Owl digital audio track – Keep it handy so you’re always ready to sing and play with your students
- Spotted Owl Activity Guide – includes what kids learn (goals/objectives), how to teach it, suggested materials/instruments