This song will get stuck in your head and refuse to leave! Adapted from the famous song by Gloria Estefan, “Turn the Beat Around” helps participant(s) discriminate between loud, soft, fast, and slow.
“Turn the Beat Around” provides opportunities to address these objectives:
- Improve fine motor skills
- Increase ability to follow one-step directions
- Increase ability to utilize the palmar grasp
- Improve discrimination of loud and soft
- Improve discrimination of fast and slow
- Increase impulse control
The best thing about this song is that it can be used with any instrument. Pair it with rhythm sticks, drums, castanets, or whatever else is handy!