Recent Posts

Autumn

Autumn

Every year the leaves change colour and the days get colder and shorter. That’s autumn. Goodbye summer!   In the little film above, we get to see some animals that visit the garden in Autumn. One of those is a Woodpecker. Here are some films 

Come Dine With Me

Come Dine With Me

Group 7 are learning about food and restaurants. Well, you can too! Come Dine With Me Kylie van Dam 2021   Would you like to go to a café with me And drink a cup of tea? Would you like to meet in a restaurant 

I Think I’ll go and eat worms

I Think I’ll go and eat worms

This is a disgusting song that grumpy children have been singing for years!   I Think I’ll Go and Eat Worms Unknown   Nobody loves me. Everybody hates me. I think I’ll go and eat worms. Long ones, short ones, Fat ones, skinny ones, One’s 

TIE g7 support by Kylie

TIE g7 support by Kylie

Note on the cover image of this post: this painting was painted in 1668 by the Dutch artist Jan Steen. It’s called The Happy Family. When Jan Steen painted it, the Netherlands was a very rich country with big ships bringing expensive things from all 

I want to be a… – Kid’s Book Week NL

I want to be a… – Kid’s Book Week NL

I Want To Be A… Kylie van Dam 2021   I want to be a Taxi driver, A deep sea diver. I want to fly through the sky. I don’t know how, But I’d like to try.   I want to be a Window dresser, 

The Girl with the Curls

The Girl with the Curls

This song has been written to help kids in group 6 learn some of the vocabulary in their English method. My question is, is it a sea-shanty…or???????     The Girl with the Curls Kylie van Dam 2021   When I was young there was 

The Hiccups

The Hiccups

The Hiccups Kylie van Dam 2021   I have got the hiccups Hiccup x7 I have got the hiccups, Hiccup x 6 Why have I got the hiccups? Hiccup x 7 Why have I got the hiccups? Hiccup x 6   There’s a party under 

Enough

Enough

Life before the Covid Pandemic was a busy machine and now, after 16 months of high-pressure living, things have only got worse for some. I know what that pressure is. In my late teens and early 20’s I burnt out…then dropped out… Luckily for me, 

The Summer Time

The Summer Time

The Summer Time!!!! Holiday, ice-cream, staying up late and playing with friends. And noooooooooooooo school! (oh…and mozzie bites…)  

Telling the Time

Telling the Time

The English language day is divided into two halves: AM and PM. AM and PM come from Latin and allow us to know if we’re talking about the first or the second half of the day. AM comes from ante merīdiem which means ‘before midday’. PM