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Literacy - Foundation (3-5 year olds)

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Songs and Rhymes

The Wheels on the Bus

This delightfully animated song is bound to be a favourite with young children. You can print out the lyrics too. Click the icon to view full screen.

The Animal Fair

Sing along to the song and video clip of the nursery rhyme 'The Animal Fair'.

The Bear Went Over the Mountain Animated Song

A simple, but delightful, animation of the classic song 'The bear went over the mountain'.

This Old Man

An animation of the song 'This Old Man' with the words.

Brush Your Teeth

Sing along with this catchy little animated song to help you to remember to clean your teeth. This site fits in with an early years 'Ourselves' topic.

Five Currant Buns

Sing along with this jolly, animated song with lyrics which you can print out if required. Good for learning early numbers.

Five Little Monkeys

An animated version of the popular children's song. Useful for helping children to count back from 5. Lyrics are provided.

Five Little Speckled Frogs

An animated song which can help children to count and count back from 5. You can pause the song to count the frogs if you want. Lyrics are provided.

Six Little Ducks

A delightful animation of the song 'Six Little Ducks' which young children will love to sing along with.

One Little Finger

An animated action song which young children can follow.

Cobbler, Cobbler

An animated song of the nursery rhyme 'Cobbler, Cobbler mend my Shoe'. Lyrics are provided which you can print out if you want.

Scarecrow

An animated action song about a scarecrow which children can follow. Suitable for harvest time.

Down at the Station

A delightful, animated song called 'Down at the Station' which young children will enjoy singing along to. Lyrics are provided which you can print out if required.

In the Jungles of Brazil

A charming animated song about jungle animals. Children can sing along and and join in with the animal noises.

London Bridge

An short animated version of the song 'London Bridge is falling down' with words.

Little Goldfish

An animated song about a goldfish in a bowl which children can join in with.

Calico Pie

An animated song based on the poem Calico Pie by Edward Lear.

Nursery Rhymes

Children can sing along with the animated nursery rhymes and then try the activities based on the characters and events that they have heard.

Jack and Jill

A clever animation of the nursery rhyme Jack and Jill with accompanying activities. The spelling game uses letter names rather than letter sounds

Humpty Dumpty

A good animation, with audio, of the nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty. It has accompanying games but they are quite tricky. Best viewed in full-screen mode.

Jack and Jill

An animated song of the nursery rhyme.

Baa Baa Black Sheep

A lovely narrated animation of the classic nursery rhyme with accompanying activities. The spelling game uses letter names rather than letter sounds.

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, Once I Caught a Fish Alive

A song and animation of the well-known nursery rhyme with two extra verses too. It can help children learn to count to 10. Click on the icon for full-screen view.

The Big Ship Sails

Sing along to the song and video clip of the nursery rhyme 'The Big Ship Sails'. Lyrics are provided together with a print-out version. Click icon for full-screen format.

Baa Baa Black Sheep

An animated song of the nursery rhyme.

The Cat and the Fiddle

A good animation of the Cat and the Fiddle nursery rhyme. Listen or read along with the text. It has accompanying games. Best viewed in full-screen mode.

Incy Wincy Spider

Sing along with this animated version of the song 'Incy Wincy' spider.

Ride a Cock Horse

An animation of the nursery rhyme Ride a Cock Horse. You can listen to the rhyme or choose to read it instead and there are learning activities to try too.

Pease Porridge Hot

An animation of the nursery rhyme with the words to sing along.

Mary had a Little Lamb

An animated song of the nursery rhyme. It works well on an interactive whiteboard.

Polly Put the Kettle On

An animated version of the nursery rhyme. Children will like to sing along.

BINGO

Children will love this animated version of the song B-I-N-G-O.

Five Little Ducks

An animated version of this classic favourite early years song.

Hickety Pickety my Red Hen

An animated counting song where you need to count how many eggs the hen has laid. Click the icon for full-screen view.

Horsie, Horsie Don't You Stop

Sing along with this animated popular song for young children. Lyrics are provided.

I Hear Thunder

An animated song of the nursery rhyme 'I Hear Thunder'. The lyrics are printable.

Row, Row, Row your Boat

An animation of the well-known song. Click on the icon for full-screen view.

A Sailor went to Sea, Sea, Sea

Sing and clap along with this animated song of the popular nursery rhyme.

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star

A simple, animated song to sing along with.

Little Miss Muffet

Listen to the animated nursery rhyme of Little Miss Muffet and then fill in the missing rhymes.