Singing Games Children Love Vol. 2, compiled by Denise Gagne, is jam-packed with more than 50 singing games, make-up-an-action games, clapping games, stick games, add-an-action games, movement rounds, and choral warm-ups! Directions for each game are provided. Games are listed by type of games, as well as by melodic and rhythmic concepts; an alphabetical index is added at the end of the book. A CD is included.
Recommended for grades K-6
Make Up an Action Games:
Oliver Twist, Jim Along Josie, Hokey Pokey, Loobie Loo, Ring Around the Rosie, This Way Thattaway, Hop Old Squirrel, Goin' to Kentucky, Punchinello, Hey Betty Martin.
Hot Cross Buns, Pease Porridge Hot, In the Land of Oz, My Landlord, Head and Shoulders Baby, Eatin' Betty Crocker, Miss Mary Mack, Ronald McDonald, Long-Legged Sailor, Green Sally Up, I've Been to London, I'm a Canadian, A Sailor Went to Sea.
Add an Action Games: Button Factory, My Aunt Came Back, Father Abraham, 1 Finger 1 Thumb, Topnotcher.
Other Games: Un Deux Trois, The Miller, Happy Is the Miller, Pass the Shoe, London Bridge, Draw a Bucket of Water, Stella Ella Olla, Tideo, Paw Paw Patch.
Movement Rounds: Frere Jacques, Little Tommy Tinker, Swedish Action Song.
Just for Fun: Bounce High, Bell Horses, Pizza Pizza.
Choral Warmups and Shakeups: Tony Chestnut, Ham and Eggs, B-I-N-G-O, George Washington Bridge, I'm Downright Upright, We Love to Sing.