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 (6)

  • Instruments together 03 Dec 14

    Wed, 3 Dec 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The final programme brings together many of the instruments the children have been learning about in a mini-performance.

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

  • Raise our voices to the sky! 26 Nov 14

    Wed, 26 Nov 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The song in today's programme explores voice sounds, keyboards and electronic sounds.

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

  • Twang those strings 19 Nov 14

    Wed, 19 Nov 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    Today's song is an action song built around the sounds of the guitar, ukulele and violin.

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

  • Blow, blow, blow 12 Nov 14

    Wed, 12 Nov 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    Today's song explores wind instruments and introduces weather sounds, mouth sounds, panpipes, whistles, recorders and trumpets.

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

  • Tip tap, tickle tickle, bip bap bong! 05 Nov 14

    Wed, 5 Nov 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    15 days remaining

    The first of five programmes exploring various different types of instruments through songs and music. Today's song is about percussion instruments... including the percussion sounds we can make with our own bodies.

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

  • Food is for celebration 22 Oct 14

    Wed, 22 Oct 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 day 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")

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