Friday, 21 September 2007
New in 2007 !
A Christmas Pageant
(then and now)
A Musical by Lynne Bartlett, Mark Leehy and Kevin O'Mara
Duration: 60 minutes.
A fun-filled journey from Bethlehem to Bondi that takes the audience through the traditions of Christmas from the Nativity, through the origins of the Christmas Tree and carol singing, the legend of Good King Wenceslaus, the coming of Santa Claus ... and ending up with an Aussie celebration!
Carols and Songs: Silent Night, O, Come, All Ye faithful, We Three Kings, Away in a Manger, The First Noel, Joy to the World, Good King Wenceslaus, Jingle Bells, O, Tannenbaum/ O, Christmas Tree, Deck the Halls, The Night Before Christmas, 12 Aussie Days of Christmas, We Wish You a Merry Christmas.
Click here for more.
Monday, 10 September 2007
The September activity also comes from Music Room Book 4.
The activity is 'Jan Ken Pon'.
Jan Ken Pon is a traditional Japanese children's song, used in the 'hand game' of 'paper, scissors, rock'.
English speaking children will know this game well and will enjoy adding this simple song to it.
The will also enjoy a class or school 'Jan Ken Pon Championship'!
You will find the free activity by clicking here.