Seaside Rhymes for EY/KS1

Simple, rhythmic seaside rhymes to chant, clap, develop and act out with your class, with tips along the way and warm-up suggestions below. Also tips for setting to music.

Combines seaside or related studies with literacy - speaking, listening, vocabulary, phonics and creative thinking; also offering scope for music - singing and rhythm-clapping, and expressive arts - acting out.

Starter rhyme given, followed by suggestions for variations. Below this, more couplet frames are presented, focusing on sky - and what might be gliding through it, and sand - and what you might scoop up in your hand.

Fun, flexible, multi-benefit learning activity.

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Created: Jul 13, 2019

Updated: Mar 29, 2020

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