Sing along at school
Sally Merson, Music Coordinator from Platinum Award School Wheatfields Primary, shares her top tips for weaving singing into the fabric of the school day.'I’ve heard some teachers say that they haven’t got time to sing. That’s why we’ve tried to develop lots of ways of using singing to save time and help the day run smoothly. Here are a few of my favourites.'
The name game
One really easy way to make sure you sing every day is to sing the register. Quite often, a child will sing the names while the teacher does the legal bit. It has definitely improved listening skills and pitch awareness, and is a good way to explore vocal expression. It’s also another great way of encouraging Young Singing Leaders.
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Source: Sing Up