Winter’s Just a Time of Year!

This Orff-based unit of learning focusses on exploring different metres. It contains:

  • Learning outcomes and success criteria
  • National curriculum links
  • Teaching strategies
  • An original chant about Winter in 2/4
  • A complete Orff arrangement with recorder parts at 3 levels of challenge
  • Essentially the same poem in 6/8 and 7/8, altered slightly to fit the metre
  • Further ideas for the classroom
  • Assessment rubric