The Song Tree (BBC Learning)

The Song Tree (BBC Learning)

Music educational resources for school children aged 5 to 7, from BBC Learning, primarily for use in school, featuring opportunities to learn songs and perform them and undertake a range of musical activities. Programmes available on Wednesdays with new episodes added the same day each week, during term time (with a one week break for half term).

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  • Episodes available for:
    60 Days help

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Recent episodes (5)

  • Food is for celebration 22 Oct 14

    Wed, 22 Oct 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The final programme exploring the theme of food through music and song. The song in today's programme explores how food is a key element in celebrations.

    Download 19MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • Growth and energy...amazing food! 15 Oct 14

    Wed, 15 Oct 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The song in today's programme emphasises the scientific aspects of food and has a funky chorus with rock instruments!

    Download 18MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • The Song Tree grows apples 08 Oct 14

    Wed, 8 Oct 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The song in today's programme is a gentle evocation of many fruits - including magic ones!

    Download 19MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • The kitchen sink 01 Oct 14

    Wed, 1 Oct 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    30 days remaining

    The song in today's programme is a 'listening-and-doing' action-song, with finger-clicks, knee-taps and low-to-high hand actions for pots and pans, forks and spoons, mugs and plates.

    Download 19MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • One tomato, two tomatoes… 24 Sept 14

    Wed, 24 Sep 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    The first of five programmes exploring the theme of food through songs and music. Today's song is based on the well-known potato chant, adapted for tomatoes, peas, carrots, with rhythmic munches, crunches and scrunches!

    Download 18MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

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