Kids 6-14

Nederlands Reclames met Engels Slogans.

Nederlands Reclames met Engels Slogans.

Here’s your task: 7 English slogans you hear used in Dutch adverts. Write them in English, like I have below, then translate them, then write them three more times in English. Here are some I heard on the TV the other night.   Nissan Qashqai […]

Playing the Cajon

Playing the Cajon

So…let’s get some rhythm going! Here are different teachers, in Dutch and English, giving lots of information about the Cajon and how to play it. If you don’t like their lessons, search and see who else you can find. It’s your music!!!!!!!       […]

How to play the ukulele

How to play the ukulele

So…Here’s how you’re going to learn to play the ukulele: a little bit of help from me each week, but mostly from You Tube at home. Below are two sets of teachers, one in Dutch and one in English. You can learn a lot from […]

Family Tree

Family Tree

Here’s a clapping song I wrote about the family tree. For Grandma and Grandpa clap up high, Mum/Dad, aunties/uncles clap in the middle and for all the brothers/sisters/cousins, clapped down low. All that activity plus singing makes it extra tricky, but I know you can […]

Shotgun

Shotgun

Time for a Sing-along with George, who’s seriously happy in the passenger seat!         Did you know that ‘riding shotgun’ comes from a time when stage-coaches dashed around the new colonies of America and Australia? A driver controlled the horses and the […]

A Cosy Christmas

A Cosy Christmas

A Cosy Christmas By Group 7 with Kylie van Dam, 2018     Friends and family at Christmas time, It’s so cosy. Father Christmas is a friend to us, He makes us happy. Reindeer fly across the sky, Bringing lots of presents to you and […]

WINTER

WINTER

                     

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 […]

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!).                        

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, […]