Songs: Poetry

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Song TitleWriterCategoryAgePriceMore Info
Can You Think Of A Word?Niki DaviesCurriculum3-7£3.96More InfoBuy

Can You Think Of A Word?

Fun, questionning lyrics with a satisfying ending when the rhyming word is found. Excellent for introducing young children to rhyming words and ideal for celebrating World Poetry Day.

Musical Style: Spritely
Age: 3-7
Subject: Literacy; Poetry
Vocal Range: Medium (Bb-C)
Key: Bb
Musical Elements: Scope to add your own verses
song price: £3.96
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HushAnn BryantCurriculum5-11£3.96More InfoBuy


This is an invaluable resource for any teacher, music-specialist or otherwise. A beautiful poem with a magical backing track of other-worldly sounds that will mesmerise children and open the door to all sorts of questions and ideas about sounds, noise, words and much, much more, giving masses of scope for further literacy, music and topic work.

Musical Style: Calm, still and eerie
Age: 5-11
Subject: Literacy; Art & design; Poetry; Music
Vocal Range: n/a
Key: n/a
Musical Elements: Scope for added percussion
song price: £3.96
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Poetry in MotionAnn BryantCurriculum5-11£3.96More InfoBuy

Poetry in Motion

This brief but stunning poem comes from our beautiful collection Picture, Poems & Percussion 2. Each of its six lines contains a strong visual, kinaesthetic and sonic image, affording numerous opportunities for developing ideas across the curriculum.

Musical Style: Spoken
Age: 5-9
Subject: Poetry; Music & Movement; Art & Design
Vocal Range: N/A
Key: N/A
Musical Elements: Percussion
song price: £3.96
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SoundsAnn BryantCurriculum3-9£3.96More InfoBuy


This poem by Ann Bryant is an amazing exploration of words and the 'sounds' they make. A rhythmical poem and a thrilling succession of percussive sounds. Written with scope to be used with percussion, and visually stimulating pictures, this piece of work gives you plenty of opportunities for music-making.

Musical Style: Percussive
Age: 3-9
Subject: Literacy; Music; Poetry
Vocal Range: n/a
Key: n/a
Musical Elements: Rhythm; Percussion
song price: £3.96
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