'NOCTURNAL ANIMALS'(Grades Pre-K - 6) ~Curriculum Poem Video l Distance Learning

Grade Levels
PreK - 6th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • Mpeg-4 Video File
62 Slides
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  • Illustrated, curriculum-aligned, read-along poem (it contains NO audio).

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'Nocturnal Animals' Video PREVIEW SAMPLE

The poem helps students to understand the definition of nocturnal animals and the difference between nocturnal and diurnal animals.

Images and habits of various nocturnal animals included in this video are:

  • Wolf
  • Racoon
  • Lion
  • Bat
  • Owl
  • hedgehog
  • Wombat
  • Possum
  • Koala
  • Badger
  • Mouse
  • Fox
  • Sloth
  • Skunk
  • Aardvark

The video also mentions a number of diurnal animals and contains a call to action encouraging students to name/research other nocturnal and diurnal animals.


The Curriculum Karaoke™ song video version of ‘Nocturnal Animals’ is awaiting production and will be available in the future - so watch this space!. 



  • The MP4 plays on your classroom whiteboard or computer!
  • No need to print out lyrics - the Mp4 does it all for you, making it easy for the whole class or school to follow on any screen and read along together.
  • Students read & learn along as the video plays and the poem/lyrics display on the screen.
  • Stop the video at any time, to discuss/ clarify/reinforce content, define words, discuss punctuation, etc.


Our curriculum-aligned publications, target outcomes & learning sequences of curriculum documents, and support & integrate learning across key subject areas.

They are perfect for:

  • Motivating and engaging students
  • Introducing new units of work
  • Kickstarting discussion
  • Summarising & reinforcing learning content
  • Aiding recall of important information
  • Extending literacy
  • Assembly & performance items
  • Integrated learning
  • Arts integration
  • Poetry study/units (lyrics)
  • Distance learning & homeschooling...

A Review:
'In terms of application to the classroom, and usability by teachers they rate a tick in every box.' ~ Brendan Hitchens, Teacher, Music In Action: A Magazine for Educators

Copyright: ©Lyrics: Nuala O’Hanlon / Music: Kathryn Radloff: KEYSTONE CREATIONS ~ Educational Songs. All rights reserved. This video is for the use of the purchaser/purchasing school only. Neither this work nor any part of it may be reproduced, distributed, performed or displayed in any medium, including electronic or digital (except within purchasing school), without permission in writing from the copyright owner. 

Keystone Creations ~ Educational Songs
A Lesson in Every Lyric®

Total Pages
62 Slides
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Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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