‘RING! WRING!’ (Middle/Upper Primary) is a curriculum-aligned song about technology. It explores ways in which machines benefit our lives (with emphasis on the phone), as well as some of the social and environmental consequences.
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• Mp3 Vocal Track
• PDF Lyrics
• PDF Learning & Values Outcomes; Suggested Activities; Assembly & Performance Piece
Life used to be more simple, you will hear some people say,
Until telephones, and cars, and computers came our way;
But then, love it or hate it, at the end of the day,
The fact is that technology is here with us to stay!
Alexander Graham Bell invented the phone,
And ever since then, we are never alone.
We’re texting night and day and talking out loud,
We’re being drowned out by the noise of the crowd!
Our phones always ringing, in homes and on streets;
Mr Bell would be wringing his hands, in defeat!
But where would we be without technology?
Where oh where would we be without technology?
©Lyrics: Nuala O'Hanlon, B.Ed; Cert Teaching
Music: Kathryn Radloff, B.A. (Hons) Psych.
'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
'Thank you for this very engaging resource for introducing our technology unit! It generated an interesting class discussion and the kids loved it! Highly recommend!' ~ Teacher, TPT (about the MP4 song video version)
(5/5 Star Rating)
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