Cut The Cake

  • Kids love this running (or fast walking!) circle game.
  • A great song for preparing and practising the rhythmic element 'sa'.
  • 'Fa' occurs once in this song, in the last line between 'so' and 'mi', making it a great song for teaching this melodic element.
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Kodály Analysis:

Cut The Cake Theme: Food and Drink Games: Circle
Partner: Form: Irregular Song Type:
Scale: Hexachord CSP: C - D Age: Lower Primary - Upper Primary
Tones: d finalis r m f s l d high Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: s m s ; m l s ; s d high s ; s f m r d finalis
Prep: , f


Source: Public Domain

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