One of the first songs language learners learn and one they often recall when spelling is still challenging. The slow pace and simple illustrations help learners to follow the song and focus on the acquisition of proper pronunciation.
FOCUS OF THE GAMES:
• identification of letters based on their pronunciation
• ordering the letters
• visual challenge to find the hidden letter
IN THE CLASSROOM:
If it is the first lesson of your course, you can use this song to learn each other’s names, play snowman – a friendlier version of hangman, create a picture dictionary or simply challenge your learners with the game “I spy with my little eye…’.