Kids 6-14

Let’s get Christmassy!

Let’s get Christmassy!

    The Faith Song           Jingle Bells                           All I Want for Christmas Is You Mariah Carey https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mK0z1S8SwZc I just can’t wait I don’t want a lot for […]

Sinterklaas.

Sinterklaas.

    Sinterklaas is on his way again. Here are a couple of favorites to get everyone in the mood (as if all the pepernoten don’t do the job!).                        

What Color Is His Head?

What Color Is His Head?

Let’s practice colors, body parts and his/hers.                                                                      

11 november is de dag…

11 november is de dag…

The 11th of November is St Maarten! Here in Utrecht, St Maarten is the patron saint and his day is often celebrated by popular culture. Children make (or buy) small lamps, earlier out of sugar-beets or large root vegetables but now, out of paper, drawings, […]

Friends

Friends

It was Book Week last month and the kid’s theme was Friendship. So… I wrote us a Friends song. Fancy a happy little sing-along? Come join in!   Unfortunately I made the silly mistake of printing out the words before I filmed it. Not my […]

What is music anyway Miss?

What is music anyway Miss?

On this page we’ll slowly build up some information with the kids over the year.   Music notes on a piano and on paper.         Beats       Different Time Signatures/how many beats in a bar.       An exercise: […]

The Ants Go Marching

The Ants Go Marching

An oldie but a goodie! Also works for older second language children, though please be careful when marching and thumb sucking. Many a soldier has come unstuck at that one! 😉 Thanks to Turtle Interactive.     And bet you never knew this is what […]

The Grand Old Duke of York

The Grand Old Duke of York

Here’s a lovely version of The Grand Old Duke of York.     And here is the fantastic little film Teyl made of his lego Duke and soldiers. Super gedaan Teyl!  

Skinny Little Chicken Legs

Skinny Little Chicken Legs

Finally, a film for this firm favorite. I dare you not to join in!   Skinny Little Chicken Legs Kylie van Dam   My Gran is a fan of a chocolate biscuit, A lovely cappuccino and a piece of pie. I am a fan of […]

Move!

Move!

Here’s a far-from-perfect rendition of a song all about getting out into the world. Lots of energy and attitude needed! I’ve tried to show the three ways in which a group of voices can be split and layered, so go get lots of kids up […]