Are you looking for a fun activity to test out with your
children this year as you wait out the winter chill? Try passing the time by
teaching your little ones simple songs that they will love. Singing together
will help you bond as a family, and will help introduce your child to the
basics of music.
So what are you waiting for? Grab your
MEEP! Microphone and try
10 fun songs to sing with kids.
1. Frère Jacques
Do you remember this tune from your time as a child? This
song takes a set of French lyrics and puts to a nice melody. Make sure to teach
your children the words in both English in French for an additional language
2. Itsy Bitsy Spider
This timeless and fun kids’ song is wonderful because it
allows you to sing with your children while acting out the motions of the
spider traveling down the waterspout.
3. Hush Little Baby
This fun lullaby is a great tune to sing right before going
down for a nap, and will calm your child before he or she has sweet dreams.
4. Twinkle, Twinkle,
This classic tune seems to never lose its magic. Try singing
this fun kids’ song with your children, or sit down at the piano and teach them
the melody for an advanced music lesson.
5. You Are My
‘You Are My Sunshine’ is not only a classic song of love,
but it is also Louisiana’s state song. The lyrics to this tune are simple and
the meaning is incredibly powerful.
6. The Wheels on the
Are you planning on taking a road trip anywhere in the near
future? Teach your children ‘The Wheels on the Bus’ before leaving home for a
fun way to pass the time as you head off to your next destination.
7. Baby Bumble Bee
This adorable and fun children’s song repeats the same
melody but changes up the lyrics during each verse. Plus, you can teach your
children the hand motions as well for a fun physical activity!
8. Mary Had a Little
This is another excellent song that you can teach your children
to sing, as well as to play on the piano if you are able. This simple melody is
a great way to introduce your kids to the world of musical instruments.
9. If You’re Happy
and You Know It
Who doesn’t love to clap their hands together when they hear
this familiar song? Teach your children this tune and get ready to have a blast
together as a family.
10. Rain, Rain, Go
With the spring season arriving in the next few months, get
ready for a wet season of days (or even weeks) at a time of rain. But don’t let
that get you down – sing this song and send the bad weather packing!
Learn a Fun
Children’s Song Together
Do your kids love to sing and dance? Add some extra
excitement into playtime this week with these 10 fun songs to sing with