Vocal Development in Musicplay

Vocal Development in Musicplay

Below is a great list of songs for PreK - Grade 6 that focus on vocal development. The songs can be used as warmups and also encourage solo singing. Many of these are guessing games so you can use them to assess pitch matching. 

PreK

1. Time for Music 
     This is a great warmup song, perfect for welcoming your students to music class. 

1a. Hello Beat Chant
     Find this chant with many other activities in the Back to School Unit. 

2. Three Little Monkeys
     This fingerplay song focuses on high, middle, and low voices.

80. Valentine Game 
     Solo singing is part of the game.

Kindergarten

1. Welcome to Music 
     This is a great warmup song, perfect for welcoming your students to music class. 

7. This is My Speaking Voice 
     The Types of Voices Interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition.  

8. Cookie Jar Chant
     This song allows the students to experience speaking a solo.

12. Hickety Tickety 
   Solo singing is part of the game.

60. Curly Joe 
     Solo singing is part of the game.

79. Button Factory
    The Types of Voices Interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition.

95. Kangaroo
     Solo singing is part of the game.

149. Chickamy
     The Types of Voices Interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition. 

152. Peanut Butter
     The Types of Voices Interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition. 

Grade 1

1. Dooby Doo
     This is a great warmup song, perfect for welcoming your students to music class. 

2. Mountaintop Monster
     This is a great song for students to practice using low voices and high voices.

36. Cuckoo
   Solo singing is part of the game.

38. Goin' on a Bear Hunt
    The Types of Voices Interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition.

96. Old Dog Full of Fleas
    This is a great song for students to practice using low voices and high voices.

Grade 2

1. Welcome to Music
     This is a great warmup song, perfect for welcoming your students to music class. 

24. Witch's Stew
     The Types of Voices interactive activity is great for developing vocal recognition.

32. Doggie Doggie
     Solo singing is part of the game.

37. Johnny Caught a Flea
    This is a great song for students to practice using low voices and high voices.

41. Who's That
    Solo singing is part of the game. 

Grade 3

2. Number Concentration
     Solo singing is part of the game. 

4. I'm Glad I'm Back at School
     This is a great song for students to practice using low voices and high voices.

92. Someone's Tapping
     Solo singing is part of the game.

Grade 4

1. Wake Me! Shake Me!
     This is a great warmup song, perfect for welcoming your students to music class. 

5. Good Morning
     This is a reading song that is great to use as a warmup. 

9. Jolly Rhythm
     Solo singing is part of the song.

64. Categories
     Solo singing is part of the song.

Grade 5

2. Concentration
     Solo singing is part of the game. 

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