This week our activities are all about ... keeping the beat, but in lots of new and fun ways!
We hope you all had a relaxing Easter break and were able to enjoy the lovely sunshine.This week we are sharing more online resources along with some memories from a Singfest workshop a couple of years ago. You might even see yourself in the video, so keep a close eye out!
Junior / Senior Infants
Here is a song you might remember, all about a Cobbler mending shoes.
Ask an adult to help you click the link below for the video and sing along with the song. Watch out for fun new ways to keep the beat!
There is also a new song you can learn called Hob Shoe Hob:
Hob Shoe Hob
Hob Shoe Hob
Here's a nail, there's a nail
That's well shod!
1st / 2nd Class
We are delighted to share some free songs and activities from our friends at Out of the Ark Music which we hope you will enjoy.
There are lots of different activities and themes for each day of the week, see if you can learn a new song every day!
Maybe you might like to send us in a video or recording of you singing along with the song? Send it in by email to
3rd / 4th Class
This week we have beatboxing challenges for you, using the phrase Boots & Cats!
Click on the link below and see if you can try each of the challenges, using body percussion and reading rhythm patterns while beatboxing!
5th / 6th Class
Some of you may remember being at this Singfest beat boxing workshop with Greg Beardsell back in 2017 - you might even see yourself in the video!
Have a go at this beat boxing phrase, and send us in a video or recording of you performing it, or make up your own!
You can send it to us by email to:
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