Letters and Words SELB number: RM 0722
Broadcast Date: 27 April 2004
The first of three programmes
about words - how they are formed, how we choose them,
what we can make them do. This first programme begins
with the basic process of using letters as building
blocks and putting them together to make sounds and
words. The alphabet is reinforced, and vowels are introduced.
The second in a unit
of programmes celebrating words, in which Libby and
Michael will be exploring what we can do with them -
how we choose them, how words can stretch the imagination,
or make you feel.
In the Light of the Moon SELB number: RM 0724
Broadcast Date: 11 May 2004
Featuring an atmospheric
story, and encouraging the children to write creatively
themselves. What subject might they choose, how will
they decide the words and how do you think of a good
title? Award-winning writer Sam McBratney has lots of
This musical programme features the violin,
and asks the young listeners to think about how music
makes them feel. What sort of music makes them feel
happy or sad or even sleepy? There will be a wide range
of musical extracts to choose from.
The Big Floating Zoo SELB number: RM 0727
Broadcast Date: 1 June 2004
A musical version of the Noah's Ark story,
with lots of actions and accompaniment for the children
to join in with. N.B. If you are
listening to the programme 'live' it would be an advantage
to record it, so that the class can listen again.