The following symbols are introduced one at a time to the whole class. Have the first symbol (!) placed on a whiteboard/blackboard and then do “rub rub knees.” ‼!! = rub rub knees
Next add the second symbol
x X X = clapping soft, loud, louder
Repeat the first two symbols, before adding the third symbol.
Repeat all 3 symbols.
^ = say “shh” and slide the pointed index finger up to the ceiling.
Repeat all 4 symbols.
Repeat all 5 symbols and repeat this 3 times.
*Children later can create their own sounds and their own symbols.
This activity involves both “looking at the symbols” and “doing the action” for each.
*Two different parts of the brain is being thought out at the same time!