Chicken in the Fencepost (Dictate the Rhythm)

This structured dictation worksheet is great for:

  • Helping students break down dictation into achievable steps.
  • Providing options for students who need to take things slowly and methodically and those who can zoom through at a faster pace!
  • Giving extension work to those students who finish quickly.

An audio file is included on this page so you could leave this worksheet for a supervising teacher. The audio track give a 4 beat lead-in to establish tempo.

An answer sheet is also provided with answers in blue.

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Kodály Analysis:

Chicken in the Fencepost (Dictate the Rhythm) Theme: Animals Games:
Partner: Form: Song Type:
Scale: do Pentatonic CSP: D - F Age: Middle Primary - Lower Secondary
Tones: s low l low d finalis r m s l Rhythm: ; ;  



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Chicken in the Fencepost Students love this double circle game written in extended do pentatonic.

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