Debbie Haren, preschool teacher
Music and Language Arts
- to help children learn their name as well as other childrens names in their classroom.
- to learn the letters in their name and realize that certain letters together spells their name.
- a large sheet of blank paper to hang on the wall
- a marker
- a copy of this song
On a large sheet of paper write this song. Fill in the blanks with a student's name.
The wonderful thing about _______
is _____ is a wonderful thing.
Her/His top is made out of rubber,
His/her bottom is made out of springs.
S/he's bouncy, bouncy, bouncy, bouncy
fun, fun, fun, fun, fun.
But the most wonderful thing about ______is,
s/he's the only one.
S/he's the only one, purrrrr
Another thing to do with this song is to make a class book: Take a picture of every student in the class and put this song on each page with their name in it. Or make a personalized page for each student as a gift for them on their birthday from the teacher!