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C Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at C and play to G, then return to C. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names C up to G, then G down to C O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

C Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

C Major Arpeggios
O Play notes C-E-G while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

C Major Block Chords


O Play notes C, E, and G together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell a C Major chord?

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G Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at G and play to D, then return to G. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names G up to D, then D down to G O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

G Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

G Major Arpeggios
O Play notes G-B-D while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

G Major Block Chords


O Play notes G, B, and D together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell a G Major chord?

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F Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at F and play to C, then return to F. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names F up to C, then C down to F O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

F Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

F Major Arpeggios
O Play notes F-A-C while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

F Major Block Chords


O Play notes F, A, and C together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell an F Major chord?

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D Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at D and play to A, then return to D. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names D up to A, then A down to D O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

D Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

D Major Arpeggios
O Play notes D-F#-A while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

D Major Block Chords


O Play notes D, F#, and A together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell a D Major chord?

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A Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at A and play to E, then return to A. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names A up to E, then E down to A O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

A Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

A Major Arpeggios
O Play notes A-C#-E while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

A Major Block Chords


O Play notes A, C#, and E together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell an A Major chord?

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E Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at E and play to B, then return to E. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names E up to B, then B down to E O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

E Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

E Major Arpeggios
O Play notes E-G#-B while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

E Major Block Chords


O Play notes E, G#, and B together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell an E Major chord?

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B Major
Can you play this five-finger scale with ALL FIVE of your fingers? Start at B and play to F#, then return to B. Remember to curve your fingers like a birds nest! One hand at a time: O Play and sing, Tip-toe up the keys and Tip-toe down the keys as you tip-toe on your fingertips! O Play and sing letter names B up to F#, then F# down to B O Can you play it soft? Loud? Fast? Slow? High? Low? Short? Long?

B Major 5 Finger Scale


O Play the scale with both hands at the same time! Keep it slow and steady and remember to tip-toe up the keys. O Start LOW and play the scale four times, crossing hand over hand and getting higher each time - 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

B Major Arpeggios
O Play notes B-D#-F# while singing ar-pe-ggio! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

B Major Block Chords


O Play notes B, D#, and F# together as a block chord while singing chord! Your wrist movement should be like knocking on a door! O Play hand over hand, 4 octaves up and back; begin with left hand

Chord Spelling
O Can you spell a B Major chord?

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