Preschool Prodigies is our first complete series. In these 8 chapters, we introduce reading music on a truncated staff, with colorful sheet music. The goal of these lessons is to give students meaningful exposure to pitch, practice call and response, learn chords & develop their sense of rhythm.
If you're interested in workbooks for each chapter, you can find them available inside the Prodigies Playground.
In this episode we learn about the F Major Chord. This is the third Major Chord we’ve learned so far. If you recall from Chapter 1, we learn that the C Major Chord (Do Mi Sol) on a three-colored slide. In this episode, we learn the C Major chord in a similar fashion.
The Tokens - In the Jungle (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) (Preschool 7.3)
In this episode we practice a popular chord progression by playing “The Lion Sleeps Tonight.” Instead of trying to play each note in all three chords, we simplify it by just playing the ROOT NOTE, or base note, of each chord.
This is your final opportunity to practice identifying chords for a little while, as the next chapter will focus more on playing melodies. It is worth spending some extra time inside this chapter playing all of the listening games (inside the Journey > Chapter 7) to make sure that your kids can i...