Derby Libraries’ popular Rhymetimes sessions for pre-school children and their parents and carers are back in a new format.
Seven videos, each featuring three rhymes and songs, have been filmed against the stunning backdrop of The Little Mermaid, the Theatre’s festive show for 2020, which was shown online.
Each of the seven videos feature three engaging and well-known rhymes, complete with open captions.
Hickory Dickory Dock, Little Miss Muffet, Wind The Bobbin Up
Currant Buns, Pat-a-Cake, The Queen Of Hearts
Five Little Monkeys, Ring-a-Ring o’ Roses, Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear
See The Little Rabbit Sleeping, Car Car, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Dingle Dangle Scarecow, Grand Old Duke Of York, If You’re Happy
My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean, Row Row Row Your Boat, Sailor Went To Sea
Old MacDonald, Doctor Foster, These Are Grandma’s Glasses
Each video also includes an inspirational quote from a renowned author, to encourage parents and carers to help their children enjoy stories and reading from an early age, and a snippet of information about library services and what’s on offer for families.
Babies and toddlers will love joining in with infectious rhymes, fun sounds and lively actions, performed by Ivan Stott and April Nerissa Hudson.