File Folder Songs for Basic Language

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
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14 pages
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These file folder songs use familiar tunes and work on vocabulary and basic language concepts for preschoolers or early language learners. They are error-less (students cannot make a mistake when choosing a verse) and encourage participation by any ability level.

The 6 songs included in this download are:

★ The Dinosaur Song (works on "ing" verbs)

★ Feelings Song (works on different emotion vocabulary as well as facial expressions)

★ If You are Happy and You Know It (works on one step commands)

★ My Gorilla Song (works on 3rd person present tense verbs)

★ Old MacDonald (works on animal vocabulary and noises)

★ Senses Song (works on vocabulary and infinitive verb phrases)

Enjoy using these songs every day!

Check out MORE Songs for Basic Language: .

Visit my blog post about these songs for more pictures and ideas: here.

See all of my file folder activities: here.

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"I use these all the time, and my students love them! Such fun songs."

"My class uses these songs every day at calendar time. We have gotten lots of laughs with the Gorilla song. I like the variety of songs and we can work on so many concepts as we sing. Thanks."

"Your file folder series is a "must-do" for my kindergarten kids! It's a great way to work on language while meeting their high-energy needs!"



Hi! I'm Cheri, SLP and doctoral student. I'm an Ivy League graduate and creator of one of the first and longest-running speech therapy blogs in the world, Super Power Speech. Since graduating with my master's degree in 2000, I have worked in schools, clinics, hospitals, and private practice. I am a national presenter and have taught students around the world in my online courses. In my free time, you can find me playing soccer with my two teens or reading three books at the same time (in front of the fire, while crocheting).

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