Welcome to
ESL Printables, the website where English Language teachers exchange resources: worksheets, lesson plans,  activities, etc.
Our collection is growing every day with the help of many teachers. If you want to download you have to send your own contributions.

 


 

 

 

ESL Forum:

Techniques and methods in Language Teaching

Games, activities and teaching ideas

Grammar and Linguistics

Teaching material

Concerning worksheets

Concerning powerpoints

Concerning online exercises

Make suggestions, report errors

Ask for help

Message board

 

ESL forum > Ask for help > I´ve been looking for an active song that can be acted out     

I´ve been looking for an active song that can be acted out



samsunmustafa
Turkey

I´ve been looking for an active song that can be acted out
 
Dear helpful teacher I´ve been looking for an active song that can be acted out and teacher Funda has suggested me a super song called Obladi Oblada by The Beatles and I decided to use it.Do you know any other songs that can be act out easily ? I´m gonna use them at my English show.Please inform me if you know one.Thanks a lot in advance.

9 Jan 2010      



GeorginaSZ
China

Hi!
 
Beatles songs are always popular. Most are familiar with the tunes and the words are usually clear to hear and therefore copy the pronunciation - they tend to be simple to!
 
Some suggestions:
 
Yellow Submarine
With a little help from my friends
Penny Lane
 
Then there are more (though not very) recent pop songs:
 
Wet Wet Wet "Love is all Around"
 
 
For some reason "Country Roads" by John Denver is quite popular with some...
 
 
I will pop back if I think of any more. (Or are you looking for children s songs?)
 
Sounds like a fun project.
 
Georgina
 
Oh, you have changed your post since I replied... so mine response doesnt make much sense nowConfused
 
Songs you can act out.... hmmm....
 
I think musicals are a good place to look... how about something from "Grease" - lots of boppy songs there!
 
Other good musicals to google
 
Mary Poppins
The Sound of Music (as already mentioned)
 
Let us know on your decision!

9 Jan 2010     



Lana.
Ireland

"It s a Wonderful World"
 
 

9 Jan 2010     



gabriella.hu
Hungary

"The sound of music" would be a great choice, too.

9 Jan 2010     



Fulyaa
Turkey

Obladi Oblada by The Beatles and it is easy to act out, too...

Below is the link to video by my students. They only had 1 day to prepare it, but it was fun...
 

 

9 Jan 2010     



puddyd
Oman

Michael Jackson , WE are the world

Abba Songs
 
 

9 Jan 2010     



samsunmustafa
Turkey

Thank you dear helpful teachers Obladi Oblada is especially wonderful.Do you know any song like Obladi Oblada that can be act out easily.

9 Jan 2010     



MarionG
Netherlands

We can work it out
it is also a nice message for students
same for
with a little help from my friends!
Have fun!

9 Jan 2010