Baa Baa Black Sheep

This traditional nursery rhyme can be used to:

  • Prepare and teach the rhythmic element "tum ti".
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Kodály Analysis:

Baa Baa Black Sheep Theme: Animals Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: C Age: Early Childhood - Lower Primary
Tones: d finalis r m f s l ti d high Rhythm: ; ; ;  
Melodic: d s ; l ti d high l s ; s f m r d ; r s ; f s l f ; m r d finalis


Source: Triad Music Book: Number Songs and Singing Games; The Jacaranda Press

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