Early Learning Goals:
- To understand that music can be written down and notated.
- To listen and recognise different rhythmic patterns.
- To identify aspects of non-European music.
Starter activity: Play the excerpt of 'African Folk Music' and introduce music from Africa.
Main activity: Listen to the story, 'Handa's Surprise' and discuss the fruits Handa places in her basket, focussing on how they are described.
Plenary: Call and response activity using two Fruit Rhythm cards.