EYFS, KS1, Singing, Ukulele

Ukuleles; singing with C

We kept the teams formula today as this worked well. But we started with recapping the song we learned last week plus some new songs;  Meet my Uke  Finger Rumba  C Chord Song ‘I am C, look at me’   Then we played a game ‘Follow the leader’. Each team took turns to follow me around the room… Continue reading Ukuleles; singing with C

Choir, KS1, Singing

Choir; African rounds

Following our African themed music we sung two African songs in choir today. The first is called ‘Nanuma’ which is a Ghanaian greeting song meaning ‘as we travel through life have we done enough to get to heaven’.  The second song is called ‘Banuwa’ which is a beautiful lullaby from Liberia meaning ‘don’t cry pretty… Continue reading Choir; African rounds

Singing, Songwriting, Workshop

DAISI & National Trust Project; the meeting

I had such a lovely time working on this songwriting project with DAISI, Broadcylst Girl Guides and National Trust Killerton. This workshop was part of a larger national project around the 100 years Suffrage Anniversary. I was asked to meet with the Filmaker (Ben), National Trust Killerton and girl guides to discuss what they wanted… Continue reading DAISI & National Trust Project; the meeting