Something for the Summer?
Below is a link to some lovely storytelling and music sessions for 0 to 4 years olds by storytellers from The Royal Albert Hall in London. There are 9 x 15-minute episodes with which you can interact through singing, dancing and playing along with your little ones from the sofa, the bed, the kitchen, the garden - wherever you like! Wherever you are, you're sure to have lots of fun!
'The Bare Necessities' - Learn the song with Beccy Owen
In this teaching video you'll get to sing in a light jazzy style and learn a simple beatboxing part to accompany this iconic song from The Jungle Book.
Learn 'Shake My Sillies Out' with Beccy Owen
Use the video and the help of Beccy Owen to learn this song and have a great time using up some energy!
NEW! Sing Up's Song of the Week - 'Baby beluga' - Learn the song about a little white whale
A charming sing-along song about a little white whale and feeling secure
Rhythm Play Express - Cushion Play - Wednesday 29th April 2020
Musical fun with 'Stickman' - sing, dance and jam along. Bring a teddy, a cup, a sponge and a ball and get ready to tell a story on cushion mountain! If you missed the 11am live session, don't worry, you can watch back and take part when you can.
'Moving To The Music ' from Out of the Ark Music @ Home (Words on Screen Lyric Video)
Move-it Monday - ' Moving To The Music ' Jam-packed with actions and missing words, this brain-teaser will have the children clapping, stamping, jumping, wriggling and nodding, but can they do it all in the right places?
Go to the 'Out of the Ark' link for the rest of the songs.
'Wiggle Jiggle' Song of the Week on YouTube
Learn the song AND the body percussion in this lovely teaching video by the songwriter herself. We'd love to see videos of you and your families singing this. Please ahre them on the A.R.H. Twitter page, uploaded by a responsbile adult only.
Wednesday 22nd April 2020 - Rhythm Play Express - Paper Play
Rhythm Play Express with Dave ‘Stickman’ Higgins. Musical activities with 'Stickman' using paper to make music. Find some paper - newspaper, A4 paper or tissue paper, a crayon, a wooden spoon and saucepans and play and jam together.
Wednesday 15th April at 11am - Rhythm Play Express - Sponge Play
Spark Arts present Rhythm Play Express with Dave 'Stickman' Higgins. Grab a sponge and a plate and sing, dance and jam along with Stickman. Feel free to share videos of response to this activity on the ARH Twitter page - uploaded by a responsible adult only. Have fun!
Rhythm Play Express - Sphere Play
Spark Arts present Rhythm Play Express with Dave 'Stickman' Higgins. For this journey of sound and rhythm, you will need 2 balls (preferbaly one yellow and one white, but don't worry if not), a stretch of ribbon, or something similar that can be swished around, a saucepan, washing up bowl and wooden spoon! Have fun!
Ollie from 'Beat Goes On' teaching Body Percussion on CBeebies' 'Let's Go Club!'
A body percussion activity - using the body to create sounds - by 'Beat Goes On'. A great energiser that is great fun too!
Ollie from 'Beat Goes On' teaches a 2nd Body Percussion routine on CBeebies' 'Let's Go Club!'
Another body percussion activity to have a go at.