Sung in schools around the world for over 30 years, Out of the Ark’s assembly songbooks are firm favourites for teachers and children. Our values-based assembly songs are perfect for collective worship, or for PSHE or seasonal assemblies. The songs are full of catchy melodies and engaging lyrics and many books come with ready-to-go assembly plans and supporting resources.



15 Songs to liven up any school assembly

This hugely popular assembly songbook contains a selection of lively, relevant songs, which are great fun to sing and ideal for primary school children of all ages. With catchy tunes in a wide variety of styles, and positive, fun topics to get every day off to a great start, teachers can continue to use this assembly songbook as an invaluable resource from year to year.

We want to help you to grab hold of EVERY musical possibility contained within each and EVERY song and enjoy the learning opportunities they bring. Additionally, our imaginative ideas pages will open up the thematic content of the songs by linking with the wider curriculum and beyond.


At Out of the Ark we recognise just how busy teachers are, so we have produced additional ready-made resources to help make assembly planning as simple as possible. Addressing values of thankfulness, understanding, respect, courage, friendship and much more, our series of easy-to-follow, teacher-friendly assembly plans will help you create the perfect assembly!



Top 5 Harvest Songs For Schools

Schools, churches and communities all over the country still take the time to say ‘thank you’ for their food and to remember all the food growers and producers during Harvest Festival church services or Harvest assemblies in schools. Here are our top Harvest songs.

Signing Videos

At Out of the Ark Music we believe in giving all schools access to good-quality singing resources and fully uphold the belief that singing can and should be inclusive. With that in mind, we have worked closely with British Sign Language (BSL) specialists, teachers, deaf and hearing adults and children to produce 19 instructional signing videos.

The Best Primary School Songs For Remembrance Day

If you are planning a Remembrance Day assembly or service in your school, for the annual commemorations on the 11th November, try one of these songs which encourages reflection and thankfulness.