Rhythm Flashcards – Complete Level 1

These useful rhythm training flash cards are both digital & printable

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Improve your students’ sight reading and rhythm vocabulary, with these FUN, digital rhythm flashcards!  This COMPLETE Level 1 set focuses on all the basic rhythm patterns in 4/4, 3/4, 2/4 & 5/4 time signatures.

Note – This bundle includes all our Level 1 Rhythm Flashcards – 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, for use on your device, and they can also be printed.

Each flashcard is visually appealing, colourful, clearly laid out.  Easy to use with your preference of clapping, tapping, taka-dimi, French time names, body percussion, or percussion instruments.  Make rhythm reading flashcards FUN!

This set includes 60+ rhythm flashcard slides, covering all the basic one & two bar rhythm patterns.  These flashcards are curated in 4 different sets, for easy navigation, and using four basic simple time signatures.

These four sets cover all the different possibilities of note combinations at this basic level.  We have included crotchets, minims, dotted minims, semibreves and quaver pairs.  (For our American friends that’s quarter notes, half notes, dotted half notes, whole notes and eighth note pairs).  And the final slide in each set is a cute animated ‘Congratulations’ slide – Great for student encouragement and motivation! 

Take a Look Inside: 

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You can access these kid-friendly flashcards from any Google friendly device.  Use them in both classroom teaching and private instrumental lessons.  Very useful in BOTH online or in person lessons.  These flashcard slides can also be printed on A4 paper or thin card, so you can use a physical copy if you prefer.

Easy to use in your online instrumental lesson or classroom teaching:

  • Open in Google Slides
  • Start you Zoom call (or similar video conference) call to your student
  • When you want to use these online flash cards, share your screen & hop over to Google Slides – save for offline use if needed
  • Simply click through the slides – as the student performs each one for you
  • If they are stuck, help them out by demonstrating it – so they can hear and copy it
  • Builds an internalised rhythm vocabulary for students – improves sight reading!

Also easy to use with one-on-one students, in person:

  • Open in Google Slides on your device (smart phone, tablet, iPad, computer, etc)
  • You can then click through the slides, as the student learns & performs the rhythm patterns right beside you
  • Enable it to ‘offline’ use, if you won’t have internet access in your lessons

Ideal to use in private studios, classroom teaching, small-group learning, or buddy lessons – access with a computer or other device.  Or, print these rhythm cards to make a set of physical flash cards!

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You may also like our Rhythm Cards Complete Level 2, which extends all the basic note patterns from Level 1, to include crotchet & minim rests, placed on all the different beats of the bar. 

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Or you can buy these two sets together, as a discount package for immediate download, here: RHYTHM Bundle COMPLETE Level 1 AND 2

Studio Licensed – Purchase it once and use it forever, with all the students that you teach personally. (Studios with multiple teachers will need to buy a digital copy for each teacher.)


Looking for more creative and fun teaching resources?

These digital ‘Rhythm Cards’ are also included in the MuZikaalia Resources Pack:


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