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Musical Dice Game

Recently I introduced a new game to my 6-8 year old group lesson and they were so excited to share their rhythms the following week.

First we used the flash cards to lean and practice 1 beat rhythms. After they understood the concept I introduced the following game.

Musical Dice Game

You will find the resources to download at the bottom of the page.

  1. The game is to roll the dice and write down the note/rest that you rolled. Each side of the dice is only worth 1 beat.
  2. Once you have written down the 4 bars you need to clap the rhythm.
  3. I laminated the worksheet so that it can be reused.

Instead of using a cardboard dice, I purchased small wooden blocks (after teaching the game to the students) and I drew the notes/rests on the sides of the blocks.

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Downloads:

Worksheet

Dice

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