Songs for kids learning English. Resources

Songs for Kids


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Here you will find a selection of links to websites related to English songs for learners and teachers.


The Internet is a great place to find useful materials for ESL or EFL students and teachers: online activities, printable worksheets, songs and other resources that can help kids with their English. We've searched the Web over to bring you the best of them.

The links below are grouped into two categories: Songs for kids and Christmas carols.


Have a look and find what you need!



songs for kids

  • 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.


christmas carols

  • BusSongs.com »
  • Containing over 130 well-loved Christmas songs, with childhood classics like Twelve days of Christmas, White Christmas, The Little Drummer Boy.
  • Christmas Carols »
  • The lyrics of carols, and origins of the most popular Christmas carols are included on this site. Plus non carols sections dedicated to Christmas songs.
  • Christmas Poems »
  • A collection of Christmas songs, poems and rhymes for kids at CanTeach.ca. The site was created to assist teachers in finding and using resources online.
  • Songs for Teaching »
  • Whether you need songs about Santa, reindeer, toys, winter or traditional Christmas Carols, you'll find a varied selection here.