For all primary class teachers ……
If you want to develop singing skills with your pupils but don’t know where to start, this is for you. You don’t need to be able to sing or read music - the four volumes of The Singing Sherlock series will help you solve the mystery of how to get children to sing well!
…. and for specialist music teachers and anyone working with beginning choirs
A great resource if you do have more experience. Packed with songs and teaching ideas to inspire good singing in your school.
All the resources you need
Use it as a complete scheme for singing or as a "dip in" source of warm-ups, songs and games:
Book 1 (with CD): up to age 7
Book 2 (with 2 CDs): ages 7 – 11
Book 3 (with 2 CDs): up to age 7
Book 4 (with 2 CDs): ages 7 - 11
New - Book 5 (with 2 CDs): ages 7 - 11
Book 5 Lyrics (.docx) | Book 5 Lyrics (.pptx)
Delivers the curriculum at KS 1 & 2 (on-going skills units)
Follows the QCA's scheme of work for music and supports the English, Welsh, Scottish and Northern Ireland music curricula.
Easy to use
Simple, step-by-step approach. Material is introduced in clear, progressive steps.
Each book contains:
* a wide variety of songs and games specially written for young voices
* a demonstration CD that brings the music to life and helps you teach the songs
* fact files and case notes which show you how to use the songs in the classroom
About the music
Loads of songs including warm-ups, raps and chants, singing games, echo songs and unison and part-songs in a wide variety of styles. A mixture of well-known tunes and new songs specially written for young voices by Sue Nicholls, Lin Marsh, Alan Simmons, Helen MacGregor and more.
Guaranteed to get even the most reluctant pupils singing.
Songs and activities that work! Written by two of the most experienced singing trainers in the UK, the four volumes of The Singing Sherlock series provides tried and tested songs to revitalise singing in your school.
Download free word sheets for Singing Sherlock book 2 here!
Downloadable resources for book 4 coming soon!