Visualization of Rhythms in 4/4

Counting the beats in a measure can be a kinesthetic process. Four chairs are placed in a row, each one represents a beat or count in 4/4 time. Kids sit in the chairs and act as quarter notes. When a child is removed, the rhythm changes showing that each empty chair represents a quarter rest. Neat idea!

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2nd - 5th
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Visual & Performing Arts
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Instructional Strategies
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