Little Mouse Be Careful

This is a simple circle game that can be used for:

  • giving many students a turn (it's a quick game!)
  • preparing, making conscious and practisting the melodic element 'fa'.
  • practising the rhythmic elements 'ta' and 'ti-ti'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Little Mouse Be Careful Theme: Animals Games: Circle
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Hexachord CSP: G - B Age: Early Childhood - Middle Primary
Tones: d finalis r m f s l Rhythm: ;  
Melodic: s l s m ; l s f m ; m r d finalis
Prep: f
MC: f
Prac: ; , f


Origin: Hungarian Children's Song
Source: Springboards: Ideas For Music

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