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It can be so much fun to share songs in a mixed age group. Sometimes I also include movement activities. For example, provide scarves and partner people of differing ages. Have them move together to “Waltz of the Flowers” or another instrumental flower song. See what blossoms! (Laughter and smiles will likely be present.)

Depending on the ages, here are a few songs worth sharing:

Let me know your favorite flower song to share in an intergenerational group. And, for even more resources, sign-up for my newsletter. The next issue will be blooming forth this weekend (April 29-30, 2011.)

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Comments on: "An Intergenerational Flower Sing-along" (7)

  1. Hey thanks!!! : ) Great ideas!!

  2. I just learned some new songs for my flower themed sessions:
    A Daisy a Day
    The Day that the Rains Came Down
    Artificial Flowers

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