Friday, August 14, 2009

Terrific Tot Sites ~

Do you ever see words to a children's song or a suggestion for a song to sing with your children, but cannot remember for the LIFE of you all the words to the song or the tune to sing it to?

I'm guessing that I might not be the only one to make my own tune up for the sake of reading a book and keeping little kiddos happy ~ please tell me I'm not!

You can now find lyrics, music and videos to over 2,000 children's song at The site was created to help others recall words and lyrics to children's songs and they also have a lullabies and nursery rhymes for children. Best of all, it is all available to you free of charge!

Finding the song you are looking for is quick and easy. BusSongs offers an alphabetical search, a 'quick search' feature, and also a way to search by song themes/genre.

After finding the song you are looking for, BusSongs provides links to download the lyrics or music, listen to the music, or share the song with a friend. If there is a video available of the song, they have it posted on the page for you and your children to watch. also has various articles on nursery rhymes and kid's songs: The Origin of Nursery Rhymes, How Nursery Rhymes Help Children Learn, Ideas for Teaching Nursery Rhymes, and a collection of other helpful articles - be sure to check them out!

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1 comment:

Monica said...

Both of these look like excellent sites! I'm always finding myself losing the tunes to children songs that we want to sing...BusSongs will be used often!

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