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“CUANDO SEA GRANDE”

What do you want to be when you grow up? A doctor, a nurse, a conductor, an astronaut, a magician! This engaging children’s song teaches different jobs in Spanish. It’s also a great opportunity to play dress up. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡SABOR! Song “CUANDO SEA GRANDE” from the […]

“LE CAMION DE GLACE”

Hurry everyone! The ice cream truck is coming! Children will love learning French vocabulary when the theme is ice cream. This playful song, composed by Didier Prossaird, teaches children French words related to ice cream. The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD ALLONS DANSER Song “LE CAMION DE GLACE” from the Whistlefritz CD ALLONS DANSER! LE […]

“MA JOURNÉE”

This beautiful song about daily activities has it all! From waking up in the morning until tuck in at night, “MA JOURNÉE” teaches French vocabulary for daily activities, meals, times of day, and more. The song is from the Whistlefritz CD ALLONS DANSER! Song “MA JOURNÉE” from the Whistlefritz CD ALLONS DANSER! MA JOURNÉE (My […]

“QUAND JE SERAI GRAND”

What do you want to be when you grow up? A doctor, a nurse, a conductor, an astronaut, a magician! This engaging children’s song teaches different jobs in French. It’s also a great opportunity to play dress up. The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD ALLONS DANSER! Song “QUAND JE SERAI GRAND” from the Whistlefritz CD […]

“LA GRENOUILLE REINETTE”

This fun, whimsical song by French composer, Didier Prossaird, features a festive dancing frog named Reinette.   Children happily imitate the movements of Reinette, learning parts of the body and action words along the way. The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD ALLONS DANSER! Song “LA GRENOUILLE REINETTE” from the Whistlefritz CD ALLONS DANSER! LA GRENOUILLE REINETTE […]

“EN HAUT, EN BAS”

The best way to learn a language is to incorporate as many senses as possible in the learning process. Whether playing with a parachute or engaging in other gross motor activities, this song helps children make a physical connection with the French positional words “up” and “down.”   The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD ALLONS DANSER! […]

“LA BARBICHETTE”

Don’t giggle! This traditional French folksong is a fun musical game that begins with two kids holding each other’s goatees and staring at each other. The first one to laugh loses. Laughter is infectious as the players hold different parts of each other’s faces while trying to coax their partner into a smile or giggle. […]

“LA BARBITA”

Don’t giggle! This fun musical game begins with two kids holding each other’s goatees and staring at each other. The first one to laugh loses. Laughter is infectious as the players hold different parts of each other’s faces while trying to coax their partner into a smile or giggle. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, […]

“SUR LE PONT D’AVIGNON”

This beloved traditional French folksong gives children a perfect opportunity to dress up and take part in the action, whether as a cook, carpenter, singer, police officer, conductor, musician, gentleman, lady, or child. The diverse members of the community all dance together on the famous bridge of Avignon teaching the French words for different jobs. […]

“EN EL PUENTE DE AVIÑÓN”

This irresistibly catchy song gives children a perfect opportunity to dress up and take part in the action, whether as a cook, carpenter, singer, police officer, conductor, musician, gentleman, lady, or child. The diverse members of the community all dance together on the famous bridge of Aviñón teaching the Spanish words for different jobs. The […]