A Froggy Day
This is an opportunity to introduce your pupils to the ‘slap’ ie. pulling the string away from the fret board so that it slaps back against it when released. Also there is a little bit of leaping about as they have to use fret 12. Lines 2 and 3 are best played in second position. Fret numbers are given above the notes and string numbers below.
Two copies are included with chord diagrams for both right-handed and left-handed players.
Spy in the Pie
This piece uses chords that have the same shape, so it is useful for pupils having difficulty with finger placement when moving from one chord to another. The melody uses 1st and 2nd strings but is...
Jam Pot Jam
This should be played at a steady pace and provides an opportunity for young players to move around the fretboard without too great a challenge. Moving between the chords of C and G can be tricky...