These calendar time songs always come in handy at the beginning of the new school year. We have two handy chants to help children crack the days of the week and the months of the year in no time at all. And some lovely songs all about the changing seasons. After a long summer holiday it […]
This Rover is a pest listening game always goes down a treat! It’s a great way to make everyone really listen and very good for building confidence too. Everyone gets so caught up with the doggie impressions that they don’t realise that listening games like this are also memorising music note names and values too. […]
The Open The Dovecote Ring Game is a simple song and circle dance activity that’s great for building confidence and making friends. Although you could play this game at any time of year, it’s a perfect activity for Whitsun, or Pentecost. This is when Christians around the world celebrate the arrival of the Holy Spirit […]
When the bluebells come out we really know that Spring has truly sprung and Summer is on its way. Visiting a bluebell wood is one of the most uplifting things you can do at this time of year, the sheer beauty takes your breath away and you can just feel it feeding the soul! In […]
Musical Activities for Back to School!
Being able to recognise and express emotions is an important land mark of development for small children. Until this point the confusion and anger that they sometimes feel can often cause tantrums and frustration, so it is important to help them learn to understand and identify how they are feeling. How Are You Feeling Today? […]
So here I’ve collected up all of the songs on the site that would be perfect for encouraging kids to settle in to the new school year. There are Back to School songs for all ages, whether they’re starting at nursery, preschool or reception/elementary. The holidays always have a nasty habit of flying by! Before […]
Children love routine, it gives them a sense of security and they are always happy when they know what to expect and what will be happening tomorrow. This Days of the Week Song is perfect for teaching them the order of days and you might like to make your own additions to the weekly time […]