Is your class about to fall asleep? Late in the afternoon and no one is motivated to learn? Try out this classic. It's guaranteed to energize, but not overstimulate. It works and it's fun!
Having taught first grade for nearly a decade, I've realized the power of music and its impact on children. It encourages critical thinking, social interaction, appeals to multiple learning modalities, and communicates subject matter in a fun way! Look for many more songs covering multiple subjects including mathematics, character development, literacy skills and much more.