english songs for kids
traditional songs

Kids' songs to learn English in a fun way


songs for kids
esl resources

Learn English with songs!
Here you will find a small collection of the most popular children's songs. Choose your favourite one, then listen and sing!

The music clips may take several minutes to download. Please be patient.
You can also download and print song lyrics and music sheets.

traditional songs for kids

English resources: songs for kids
  • ABC Song »
  • The ABC Song helps ESL kids learn the order and the spelling of the alphabet letters.
Songs for kids learning English
  • Clementine »
  • Clementine was a favourite song of Huckleberry Hound. It was the only song he knew!
Kids' songs to learn English
  • Happy Birthday »
  • This song is often sung in English even by people that speak little or no English.
Fun songs for kids learning English
Songs for ESL kids
  • If You're Happy »
  • It is a popular repetitive kids' song, and has many different versions.
English songs for ESL kids
  • London Bridge »
  • The song is often used in a kids' game, which exists in a wide variety of forms.
Songs for teaching English
  • My Bonnie »
  • It is a traditional Scottish folk song, popular in the English-speaking world.
Fun English songs for kids
  • Old McDonald »
  • A much loved nursery rhyme, great for teaching kids the different animal names.
ESL resources: songs for kids
Songs to learn English
  • This Old Man »
  • This catchy tune is still very popular among children all over the world.
Teaching English: songs for kids
Kids' songs to learn and teach English
  • Yankee Doodle »
  • It is a popular American song, and it is also the state song of Connecticut.

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esl resources

  • BBC Nursery Songs and Rhymes »
  • This collection brings together traditional nursery songs and rhymes, counting songs and action songs. The songs are an ideal Early Learning resource!
  • British Council »
  • Find easy songs, and songs that are more difficult - and find songs for your little brother or sister too! You can also download mp3 and print song lyrics and sheet music to some of the songs.
  • BusSongs.com »
  • BusSongs.com has the largest collection of children's music on the Internet - with lyrics, videos, and music for 2000+ kids' songs and nursery rhymes.
  • DreamEnglish.com »
  • Children's songs for singing and learning English. Free mp3's, flashcards, worksheets and more! All free song pages include lyrics.
  • Kididdles.com »
  • Listen to the melodies of your favourite kids' songs, download printable SongSheets and MusicSheets for the most popular songs for children.
  • NurseryRhymes.com »
  • Offers lyrics and music to hundreds of popular nursery rhymes that have been passed down through the ages.
  • NIEHS Songs »
  • Online music clips and lyrics for children's songs, patriotic music, song quizzes, and holiday sounds.
  • Teacher's Guide »
  • Printable lyric sheets, midis, and videos to hundreds of children's songs. Lyrics are available in pdf format so you can hand out a copy to all of your students.

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