Drumming with Year 3

Hello year 3.

Here are some lovely picture of yourselves drumming using steel pans.

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Miss Bhandal  has learnt how to how to hold the beaters correctly,

I have forgotten, Can you tell me how to hold them correctly? 

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Mr Aitch spends lots of time teaching the notes.

Can you remember the notes to play?


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Safa playing a tune.

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Reece counted to the beat by reading the notes as Abir played the drum.


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Can you describe the type of songs that you have beening learning?

Have you enjoyed drumming?

What have you enjoyed?

7 thoughts on “Drumming with Year 3

  1. WELL OF COURSE I ENJOYED IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. 1.To hold the beaters, you have to put your index and middle finger at the top end of it.Then put your thumb at the bottom end of it.
    2.The notes that we played were:

    3.I really did enjoy the lesson because the beats had a good sound.

  3. Drumming with Year 3:

    1) Miss Bhandal: First you pick up the drum sticks and place them on 1 finger and then get the other finger on the drum stick and you now can play the drums.

    2) Mr Aitch: Here are the musical notes that we played.

    3) Yes, I have enjoyed playing the drums, because I like hearing the different sound that comes from the steel pan, when you hit the different notes.

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