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Issue 58: “My name is Freddy and I like Football”

I found this idea here: http://www.newtunings.com/kidmid/hellonamegame.html I suggest you start with getting a steady pulse going, of the “knees click click” variety before you play the game. This is a cut-and-paste from the site: I start: “My name is Heather … Continue reading

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Issue 58: Variations on The Name Game (or The “Concentration” Game)

This is the essential warm-up for the beginning of the new school year when you are faced by a host of bright, shiny and eager little faces and you need to learn 30-odd names in a very short space of … Continue reading

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Issue 58: Learning Names – The Telephone Song

This is a traditional American call and response song. I first came across it when some year 5 children were singing it with great gusto at local a primary school. The first (un-named) child, or maybe the teacher,  sings the … Continue reading

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