Category Archives: Animals (French)


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 […]

PROMENONS NOUS DANS LES BOIS (Let’s Walk Through the Woods)

Here comes the wolf! In this traditional French song and game, kids are going for a walk in the woods, but they have to be careful. If The Wolf is in the woods, he’ll eat them. So, kids cautiously take turns asking The Wolf what he’s doing to make sure they’ll be safe.   As long […]


Kids will love hearing this familiar folksong about a farmer and his dog with a French twist.   The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, CHA, CHA — French Learning Songs. Song “BINGO” from the Whistlefritz CD CHA, CHA, CHA. BINGO Traditional music. Arranged by Jorge Anaya. ©2010 Whistlefritz LLC. All rights reserved. Musique traditionelle. Arrangements de […]


“LES PETITS POISSONS” is a beloved traditional French children’s song about little fish swimming in water.  Kids enjoy knowing that, in spite of their size, the little fish swim as well as the big ones.  The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD “ALLONS DANSER!”  Song “LES PETITS POISSONS” from the Whistlefritz CD ALLONS DANSER! LES PETITS POISSONS […]


This French version of the American classic “Old MacDonald Had a Farm” teaches the names and sounds of barnyard animals in French.  From ducks and donkeys to pigs and roosters, children will enjoy singing along in French to a familiar tune. The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD ALLONS DANSER! – French Learning Songs. Song “LE […]

LES ÉLÉPHANTS (The Elephants)

How many elephants can fit on a spider’s web? We’ll see! This fun, traditional French children’s song teaches children French numbers from 1 to 10. With each new verse, children add another elephant to the spider’s web and see if it will hold. The song “LES ÉLÉPHANTS” is from the Whistlefritz CD CHA, CHA, CHA […]