The Magic Singing Chair
The Magic Singing chair is one of my all-time favourite activities that I also use as an assessment activity for year ones.
I have a glittery piece of fabric that I drape over any old chair. It then becomes the MAGIC SINGING CHAIR. "What is magic about the Singing Chair?" you may well ask. When you sit on it, you sing. That is it! The kids love it. When I introduce it, I allow them to sing anything they like. A song from school, home, a movie, one they have made up (I really praise those, and boy can they be funny!) I now use it as part of my assessment as they sing a song, choosing one from my list,