U Umbrellas (umbrella Song)
Learn the letter U the fun way!
It’s easy when you link the letter with a sound, word, matching picture and sing along song!
How many times can you spot the letter U?
Rain, rain don’t go away.
Please keep raining every day.
We umbrellas want to play.
So rain, rain stay all day!
Achievement Objective: we are learning the letter name and sound of the letter u
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. “ ” ! ? . ,
Talk about interesting/challenging words and discuss what they mean.
Word study – phonic knowledge, compound words, rhyming words;
- Rhyming words – away, day, play
- Contractions – don’t
- Word ending – ing, ay
Sing and read along to the U Umbrella Love to Sing YouTube Song
- Print out the song PDF and highlight all letter ‘u’s in the text – count how many you have highlighted!
- Draw 3 objects starting with the letter u
- Design your own umbrella using crayons, felt tip pens, colouring pencils etc.