Resource type: Books, ebooks and audiobooks, Online learning and apps
Price band: Free
Key stage: KS1, EYFS
Region(s): All of UK
Bookbug Songs and Rhymes is a library of rhymes and songs that can be used to help develop young children’s early language skills and motor skills.
With over 250 entries in English, Scots and Gaelic, there are rhymes and songs to suit different moods or times of the day, from action rhymes to bedtime wind down. The rhymes can be accessed via the Scottish Book Trust website or via the Bookbug’s Songs and Rhymes App, available to download from the Apple App Store and Google Play.
About Scottish Book Trust: Scottish Book Trust is a national charity that promotes literature, and the benefits of reading and writing for pleasure. Founded in 1998, it delivers world-class programmes and annual awards for children and adults across the length and breadth of Scotland.
Literacy Hive Likes:
- Library entries include the words, videos of the rhymes in action, and tips on how to use the rhyme with babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers.
- The Bookbug app also allows you to create personal playlists and download favourite rhymes.
- Explore the Bookbug Session Plans for free learning resources to support sharing stories, songs and rhymes with young children, including tips from Early Years Experts.