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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Thanks to www.illuminatedfilms.com  

Houten in Germany for the afternoon

Houten in Germany for the afternoon

So, we made it! In February the van Dams were lucky enough to take part in Traffic Without Chaos, this fantastic project by Insa Onken for Plan B, a German documentary program aired weekly on ZDF Along with Robert Derks, who’s brain-child Houten is and […]

Arghhh, my tooth!!!!!

Arghhh, my tooth!!!!!

It’s time for the Wobbly Tooth song…if you’ve got any teeth to sing it with!         When I was thinking about making this song, this very famous man and his wobbly legs kept popping into my mind. He’s called Elvis Presley and […]

Other languages

Other languages

If your ears can hear the difference between Dutch and English, let’s get them working on other languages too. Fancy some Chinese numbers? Here’s how you count from 0 to 10 in Mandarin (which is the most used Chinese language).

Your favorite music!

Your favorite music!

Around the world, people like all sorts of different music. For some, music is something they can’t do without. For others, it’s just noise. But for many, music means something important. It tells the stories we don’t know how to tell ourselves, helps us understand […]

Are you happy today?

Are you happy today?

      If You’re Happy and You Know It. (As by Barefoot Books, You Tube, 2010)   If you’re happy and you know it Clap your hands. If you’re happy and you know t Clap your hands. If you’re happy and you know it […]

Oh No, I Need The Doctor!

Oh No, I Need The Doctor!

  Ziek Mini Disco, Dec 2018     Ik ben ziek, Mijn hoofd doet pijn. Ik moet naar de dokter. Wat zou het toch zijn? Ik ben ziek, Mijn buik doet pijn. Ik moet naar de dokter, Wat zou het toch zijn?   Dokter kijk […]

The Piano Cafe at The Piano Cafe

The Piano Cafe at The Piano Cafe

Every three months a small informal piano recital is organised for it’s mature students by our local music school. I wanted to join them so as to get more skilled and confident at the piano and performing my music. Turns out…it’s a lovely thing to […]