Category Archives: Weather (French)

L’ARAIGNÉE GYPSY (The Itsy, Bitsy Spider)

This unique, jazzy arrangement of the “The Itsy Bitsy Spider” is a creative take on a familiar tune. The song, performed and arranged by Didier Prossaird, is from the Whistlefritz CD AU ZOO (At the Zoo). Song “L’ARAIGNÉE GYPSY” from the Whistlefritz CD AU ZOO.

TOMBE LA PLUIE (It’s Raining)

It’s raining. It’s pouring! How is everyone in the family reacting to the prospect of rain? French singer and composer, Emilie Moskal, has taken the first verse of this traditional French children’s song and created an entirely new, whimsical, and funny narrative detailing how the different members of the family vary in their reactions to […]

IL PLEUT (It’s Raining)

It’s raining. It’s pouring. Why stay inside when it’s much more fun playing in the rain? This video clip from the Whistlefritz French immersion video, LES SAISONS, shows kids having a ball dancing, twirling umbrellas, jumping in puddles, splashing, and playing to “IL PLEUT,” a French song about rain.  Song “IL PLEUT” from the […]

BONJOUR LES AMIS (Hello Friends)

Welcome kids to the classroom with this lively call-and-response French children’s song that teaches the French words for greetings and weather. Children learn the French words for sunny, rainy, cold, and hot as they sing along. No matter what the weather, they are always très bien! Si aujourd’hui il fait beau. Si aujourd’hui il fait […]