Shaker Song A warm up for young children to get them moving. Use a shaker or anything that makes a rattle and add some choreography as well.
A great warm up that’s quick to learn and can be used as inspiration for improvisation and circle songs. It can be simplified down to one or two parts.
Simple melody also used as a round or waiting canon. (see score & mp3’s for examples). Taught by Su Hollingsworth at Vocal Union Training Day, Sage Gateshead.
Playground song from Northumberland with American music. Really popular Key stage 1 and 2
Traditional English Folk tune with a verse for each day of the week. There are many different versions and it is sung all over the world in different forms.
A traditional folk song from England. A round with quite a large range, so as well as being lovely to sing, good for later stages of a warm-up and for encouraging head voice.