Body – Songs, Stories, Crafts, Printables

Help kids acquire body vocabulary and language while learning about the body through stories, songs and crafts.

Body Songs

Let the songs run continuously or select your favourites from the drop-down menu at the top-left of the video browser.

 

 

Body Stories

Click on the book covers to go to the relevant story page. Find videos of the stories and links to related songs and craft activities.

From Head to Toe book cover - link to story resources page

From Head to Toe

The Gruffalo book cover - link to story resources page

The Gruffalo
The Gruffalo's child book cover - link to story resources page
The Gruffalo’s Child

Go Away Big Green Monster book cover - link to story resources page

Go Away, Big Green Monster!

Where the Wild Things Are book cover - link to story resources page

Where the Wild Things Are

Monkey Puzzle book cover - link to story resources page

Monkey Puzzle

 

 

 Body Crafts and Printables

Visit the Kids Club English store on Teachers Pay Teachers for free and pay for products. Currently, some packs are also available at the bargain price of £4.95 on Mindingkids. See the previews below for an idea of what each pack includes:

Go Away, Big Green Monster – Activity Pack
Monkey Puzzle Activity Pack

 

Other resources

Powerpoint Games

These simple powerpoint games can be used to provide a change of focus while still practising your target language. Activity suggestions have been provided in the notes section, especially where slides contain only images and it is not immediately obvious how you could use them.

Spot the monster games

Spot the monster powerpoint game

 

Use these fun monster pictures to play body parts games.

Free download

Hidden actions

Hidden animals powerpoint to practise language from From Head to Toe book

 

Practise animals, body and action vocabulary with this animation slide.

Free download