new words to ‘Throw Catch’ by Skura Adapted by Mr White, Science teacher at Spring Gardens Primary School and VU leaders Sofia Castro and Claire Tustin. Mr White wanted a song to help him teach children the concept of ‘forces’, we then tied it in with the school’s international week by adding some Portuguese words.)
KEY STAGE 1, 2, 3
words | mp3
New words to ‘The Jungle Trail’ by the Sage Early Years Team using call and response with verses introducing different animals KEY STAGE 1 & 2
mp3 | score | lyrics
A lovely, haunting, medieval inspired song. The drone makes it sound quite eerie. KEY STAGE 1 & 2
score | words
Words by Pilar Marchori A very simple remembering song based on the clave rhythm. Just four notes to sing. English/Spanish, Spanish/English
score | Audio | words – pronunciation
Backing track by Dave Camlin, Alison Scott, Bassenthwaite School. Lively song with percussion and sounds.
Backing track | Words
Clapping song from Ghana, West Africa. It’s in the Twi language. Roughly translated it means Let’s clap together, I can see and owl, she’s late, lets keep clapping – contributed by Jane Wheeler.
Audio | Audio groove backing track
Extremely popular song in Swahili from Kenya. 3 part harmonies – many different versions. Easy song to play on tin whistles or recorders.
There are many different versions – these are the two verses taught by Batanai Marimba, plus English words written by Beaconside Infants for their Year 6 leaving celebration.
Score | Words