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Songs and rhymes primary

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Songs and rhymes are fun tools we can use when teaching very young children.

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Songs and rhymes primary

  1. 1. SONGS AND RHYMES IN THE PRIMARY CLASSROOM
  2. 2. <ul><li>How often do you sing songs or chant rhymes with your students? </li></ul><ul><li>When is the best moment for singing? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you share your songs with your colleagues? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Advantages <ul><li>Teach children the art of listening which is an important step towards been able to read. </li></ul><ul><li>Help grow children activeness </li></ul><ul><li>Using rhymes, poem, and songs enable children to learn the ability to identify things and understand different things easily. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Allow freedom of speech and expression using short verses. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The first English rhyme of real importance has its origins dating back to the 14th century! This is a small rhyme that caught the imagination quite quickly and spread from person to person, it was remembered easily and created an English revolution - a call for recognition and class equality! </li></ul><ul><li>When Adam delved and Eve span  Who was then a gentleman </li></ul><ul><li>(To delve means to work and 'span' refers to spinning yarn there was no class distinction when there was only Adam and Eve) </li></ul>
  6. 8. GROUP WORK <ul><li>Get in groups of three and practice two rhymes or songs from the material you have received. </li></ul><ul><li>Perform them to the rest of the class </li></ul>

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