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This Little Light of Mine


This Little Light of Mine with Lyrics, Activities and a sing along video! A classic kids Christmas song loved by the whole family.

Spread the Christmas love and joy through song!

Lyrics

This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
Let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

Everywhere I go, I'm gonna let it shine.
Everywhere I go, I'm gonna let it shine.
Everywhere I go, I'm gonna let it shine.
Let it shine, let it shine,let it shine.

This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
Let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

We will sing in peace,
We will sing in harmony.
We will sing in peace,
We will sing in harmony.
We will sing in peace,
We will sing in harmony. We will sing in peace,
We will sing in harmony. This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine.
Let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

Let it shine around the world, We’re gonna let it shine.
Let it shine around the world, We’re gonna let it shine.
Let it shine around the world!
Let it shine, We’ll all shine, We’ll all shine, We’ll all shine!
Let shine, let it shine, let it shine!

Activities

Music

  • Singing helps children to express themselves and builds confidence and self-esteem.
  • Invite individual children or small groups to perform the song to others. Encourage the performer to bow at the end of their performance and for the audience to acknowledge the performance by clapping.
  • Challenge - sing and perform the song with the instrumental version.
    It's fun to include actions:
    Outline a snowman using hands
    Make a 'carrot nose' with clenched hand
    Make ears with fingers
    Put hands out
    Hands make hopping motion
    Rub stomach
    Make a 'carrot nose' with clenched hand
    Open and close fingers on thumb.

Visual Art

  • Make your own snowman using 2 paper plates stapled together, glue on shredded paper or cotton wool balls, use googly eyes or buttons and orange card board for a triangle shaped nose.

Drama

  • Create a story about 'A day in the life of a snowman.' Act out the story, you may like to use props, costumes and make up.

Literacy

  • Sing and read along to the YouTube song to achieve multi-sensory learning 'Do it, see it and hear it!'

Print out the song PDF

  • Read the song lyrics - ask children a variety of questions.
  • Re-read the song lyrics and ask children to join in.
  • Recognise and use a variety of punctuation when reading. "" ! ? . ,
  • Look at print and conventions (bold, italics).
  • Talk about interesting/challenging words and discuss what they mean.
  • Word study - phonic knowledge, compound words, rhyming word, contractions etc.

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