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Music Symbols and Vocabulary Match-up

Free on Plus | 8 pages (PDF)|Grades: 1 - 6

Match up the music symbols with the related word.

Use this set of match-up cards when teaching students about musical symbols and their terminology in music class.

The 15 words and symbols include:

  • semibreve
  • minim
  • dotted minim
  • crotchet
  • quaver
  • pair of quavers
  • minim rest
  • crochet rest
  • quaver rest
  • staff
  • treble clef
  • bass clef
  • time signature
  • 4/4 time
  • 3/4 time.
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