Kids 6-14

Secret Song: No Nicky allowed!!!!

Secret Song: No Nicky allowed!!!!

  This song has been written for Nicky, who somehow manages to give and simultaneously, create, enormous amounts of energy in others. Nicky loves the work of the English artist, Celia Smith, who drawers the natural environment with wire and this little song tries to […]

Months of the Year

Months of the Year

The most easy-peasy-Miss-M’geezy way to learn your months of the year. But don’t forget to give them CAPITAL LETTERS and spell them properly as well. February can be a tricky thing!    

Pages of a Book

Pages of a Book

Kid’s Book Week 2019 was about traveling together. So here’s my song about all the traveling we do in books, plus some other songs full of get-about action.    

Old Town Road

Old Town Road

Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus and mixing it up! This is a great little tune, but there’s also lots of other stuff to think about. What about music styles? Is this Country and Western or is it Rap? And what’s the history between […]

Dutch and English Tongue Twisters

Dutch and English Tongue Twisters

Here are some Dutch Tongue Twisters to get kids isolating individual words consciously. It’s great for attention to pronunciation and excellent for training their brains to visualize words and then present them as whole units.   And now…here are some English ones.    

Peas with Honey

Peas with Honey

Here’s a silly poem my Popa used to tell all his grandchildren whenever we went for dinner.   Peas with Honey. A traditional nonsense poem.   I eat my peas with honey. I’ve done it all my life. It makes the peas taste funny. But […]

Songs to Dance to.

Songs to Dance to.

       

I like the flowers

I like the flowers

  I Like the Flowers Traditional song, usually sung in a round.   I like the flowers, I like the daffodils. I like the mountains, I like the green hills. I like the fire stone. I like to walk alone. Doe waka doe waka Doe […]

Hello Spring

Hello Spring

    Hello Spring Kylie van Dam   Goodbye winter, It’s time for you to go. The world has rested up. Now it’s time to grow. Hello Spring time, Your days so bright and long. You make us want to run outside And join your […]

Days of the Week

Days of the Week

      Days of the Week Kylie van Dam   Monday, Tuesday, Ticky Ticky Tuesday. Wednesday stuck in the middle. Thursday, Friday, Time to say goodbye-day, The working week is done. Need to wriggle! Saturday Sunday, Those are the fun days, Sleeping in and […]