Doctor Foster (6-8)

This catchy folk song is great for:

  • Preparing and reinforcing 6/8 time (particularly when skipping as per the suggested actions).
  • Practising the melodic element 'fa'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Doctor Foster (6-8) Theme: Weather Games: Action
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: B - C Age: Early Childhood - Middle Primary
Tones: s low ti low d finalis r m f s l Rhythm: ; ; ; ;  
Melodic: s f m r ; r s low ; s low d ; d r m s ; l f ; m d ; r ti low ; ti low d finalis
Prep: f
Prac: f


Origin: Folk Song

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Doctor Foster (4-4) A 4-4 version of the fun folk song 'Doctor Foster'.

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