Favorite children's dances and singing games, both old and new, that will never go out of date. Easy to learn and fun to do. Excellent for home and school, and lots of fun for parties. Fits right in with early childhood core curriculum, physical fitness objectives, and multicultural goals. Useful for ELL.Includes these songs:1. If You're Happy and You Know It2. Dance Little Bird3. Chicken Fat4. Patticake Polka5. Johnny Works With One Hammer6. Hokey Pokey7. Dancin' Duck8. La Raspa9. Limbo10. Bunny Hop11. Magic Ball
Part of Hap Palmer's innovative " basic skills through music" series. Focusing on Foundational Skills for Kindergarten Readiness, this album engages children in physical activities that express a variety of ideas, and introduce new vocabulary and math skills. Your children will be engaged in creative and exciting learning through imaginative movement activities.Includes these songs:1. Ricky Stick Man2. Pocket Full of B's3. Someone Took Something Somewhere4. All the Colors of the Rainbow5. A Question of Luck6. Walking Through the Jungle7. Tap Out the Answer8. Thirty Second Challenge9. What I Did Today10. Tug-A-Tug
This delightful, award-wining music and movement CD set provides a program that engages young children in playful physical fitness activities to develop: large motor skills, fine motor skills, eye-hand coordination, spatial awareness and balance and flexibility. Creative movement activities encourage children to explore and practice a variety of skills including throwing, catching, balancing, walking, hopping and jumping. Captivating songs with clear instructions are designed to promote listening to and following directions, boost self-confidence, develop positive relationships with peers, and develop new vocabulary.
What better way to appreciate the variety of cultures around the world and here at home than singing and dancing to the captivating songs in this set.This fun-filled multicultural collection introduces children to songs, customs, languages, and movements from many countries. Songs are in English as well as other languages. All children, whether urban, suburban, or hard-to-reach, will enjoy these songs and dances with their different accents and vibrations representing a living heritage of our cultural blend. Set includes:• Children's Songs Around the World• Around the World in Dance• Holiday Songs Around the World
Through music and movement, children explore and develop their personal identity with these songs. They recognize and label their emotions and gain appreciation of their abilities. Songs also promote cooperation and socially appropriate behavior. Additionally, children recognize other's emotions and empathize with peers; they understand how to handle angry feelings in more positive ways.The four CDs included in this set are:• Getting to Know Myself• Transition Times - Songs for Movin' On• Bully Smart Kids• Ideas, Thoughts and Feelings