song lyrics

Une poule sur un mur (A chicken on a wall)
Une poule sur un mur (A chicken on a wall) October 17, 2013 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A traditional French children’s song with actions, and an English translation. French Une poule sur un mur, Pliez les coudes, bougez-les de l’extérieur vers l’intérieur Qui picote du pain dur Courbez le dos, hochez la tête Picoti, picota Hocher la ... Read More »

Le fermier dans son pré (The farmer in the dell)
Le fermier dans son pré (The farmer in the dell) September 20, 2013 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

‘Le fermier dans son pré’ is the French translation of the popular children’s song ‘The farmer in the dell’. It is also a party game and a great way to teach pre-schoolers or kindergardeners about farms. Le fermier dans son ... Read More »

Brille, brille, petite étoile (Twinkle twinkle little star)
Brille, brille, petite étoile (Twinkle twinkle little star) September 20, 2013 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The French translation of the popular English nursery rhyme Twinkle twinkle little star. French Brille, brille, petite étoile, Lèvez les mains au ciel. Ouvrez et fermez les poings pour mimer l’étoile qui brille. Je me demande vraiment ce que tu ... Read More »

Un petit escargot (The little snail)
Un petit escargot (The little snail) July 5, 2013 (6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Sing with children on rainy days and search for snails in the garden. Un petit escargot French Translation Un petit escargot Mimez quelque chose de ‘petit’ et rond avec vos mains Porte sur son dos Montrez que vous avez une maison sur le dos Sa ... Read More »

Araignée Incy Wincy (Incy Wincy Spider)
Araignée Incy Wincy (Incy Wincy Spider) May 31, 2013 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Lovely song to teach French to children as they will probably know the words and tune in English. Use either the hand movements described below when singing this song or use the printable spider props provided below to create your ... Read More »

Une souris verte
Une souris verte April 1, 2013 (6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Sing this playful song with your little one, emphasizing the last rhyming word in each line. After you get the words and actions down pat, you can begin to sing it faster and faster. The English translation is written for ... Read More »

Tourne tourne petit moulin
Tourne tourne petit moulin April 1, 2013 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

This sweet song can be sung quietly or made playful and active. Sing softly and use hand actions if you’re making it a lullaby or get up and dance about with your little one to help them learn French. They’ll ... Read More »

Promenons-nous dans les bois
Promenons-nous dans les bois April 1, 2013 (5 votes, average: 4.60 out of 5)

Start out by getting your little one to play the part of the wolf. That way they can dance along to the actions and learn the words as you sing them out. Have fun with this song by singing in ... Read More »

Tête, épaules, genoux et orteils (head, shoulders, knees & toes)
Tête, épaules, genoux et orteils (head, shoulders, knees & toes) March 30, 2013 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A great French song for teaching your little one different body parts. Speed it up and slow it down, pointing to the different parts of the body as you go. French Tête, épaules, genoux et orteils Pointer à la tête, puis ... Read More »

Frere Jacques
Frere Jacques March 26, 2013 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A classic French song to sing to or with your baby or child. When your little one gets the lyrics down pat, you can try singing it in rounds. To sing in a round, you sing the first line of ... Read More »







 
 
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