Songs for the Letter L

Songs for the Letter L

There are so many wonderful things that begin with the letter “L”. Sharing them through songs can be a wonderful way to explore them. On many website you will find “Saw a Leaf “.  Use scarves for each child to act out the leaf...
Letter O

Letter O

Exploring the letter “O” in songs can involve lots of moving, a few animals, and maybe a little searching in the middle of words. Here are a few ideas taken from a recent library session. Explore “on” and “over” Props: a scarf for...
Intergenerational Alphabet Fun

Intergenerational Alphabet Fun

Most of us grow up learning to sing the alphabet to “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”. When planning a recent intergenerational group on the alphabet, I purposefully avoided the standard and planned for lots of fun. Most of the materials are from The Sounds...
“J” Songs Children Jump to Sing

“J” Songs Children Jump to Sing

Saying I was an active child is an understatement. I was always fidgeting, jumping, swinging, singing, dancing… Yet, I know I loved having my parents read me books.  While I can’t say I was still, I can say I was attending to what was read. My childhood...