sail in a sieve to the land of scat singing. The great jazz singer Annette Lowman travels along sharing tips for how kids can start scat singing too. Maya, Avery and Chloe share examples of how they started singing scat. Visit buttonsandfigs.com for a free downloadable activity to help you shoo-bop-shoo-bop-shoo-bop-bop-bow!
listen to episode #20 and then try tinkling with this Tongue Twisters Activity too!
sail in a sieve for jokes at the library! the Oak Park Public Library invited Buttons & Figs in for a podcast petting zoo, where families could listen together to other great podcasts for kids….and to record a few jokes from Michael Dahl’s joke books. Check them out! be sure to sign up for summer reading at a Public Library near you!
here’s a downloadable brochure with just a few great kids’ podcasts and some help to get you listening today! listening also counts toward summer reading! visit your library!
check out even more great podcasts @ app.kidslisten.org
rev up that sieve and #hittheroad with the buttons & figs kids as they share “Poem-mobiles: Crazy Car Poems” by J. Patrick Lewis and Douglas Florian, pictures by Jeremy Holmes. Can you design a crazy nonsense car of your own?!
sail in a sieve, because, as everyone knows, sieve is a sieve is a sieve is a sieve…..listen to the newly discovered audio of some of the most famous artists of the 20th Century visiting with GERTRUDE STEIN!
sail in the seive to the land of limericks! On this episode the kids share Edward Lear limericks and have some fun by becoming the characters in the limericks! join the list of great authors, from Shakespeare to Isaac Asimov to Ogden Nash, who love limericks too!