Get out your rhythm sticks and tap along to this familiar tune! “If You’re Tappy and You Know It” allows participants to explore different ways to play this versatile instrument. Let’s tap our sticks together and play loud and soft! Can you think of other ways to play our rhythm sticks?
“If You’re Tappy and You Know It” provides opportunities to address these objectives:
- Increase ability to follow directions
- Improve fine and gross motor skills
Additional lyrics can be added to target more specific skills, such as playing the rhythm sticks on a body part or in a place that requires crossing midline.