Songo (For Children, Early years settings and Practitioners) songs composed by Mauricio Venegas-Astorga and Rachel Pantin. Illustrated by Fiona Zechmeister
Award-Winning Finalist in the Children’s Educational category of the 2019 International Book Awards
practitioners, meet Songo. Songo loves to sing and dance and is here to share words and music with you. Twenty wonderful songs in this beautifully designed book and CD taking your child on a magical journey to discover their voice and the power of words and communication through music.
This book and CD is a unique resource for early years settings, practitioners, and musicians specializing in early years to support the development of children’s speech and language skills through music. With 20 original songs, all highly accessible and engaging for children and adults alike, the book has clearly structured guidance on activities to develop communication and language, musical skills and other key learning areas. It links with the National Curriculum’s Early Learning Goals and other internationally recognised early years approaches and can be integrated easily into the daily routines of your setting or nursery.
‘We love Songo’
‘Fun for the children and the staff. This is a really creative approach that is very effective in developing early speech and language skills’ – Helen Ayres, Speech, and Language Specialist.