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Alphabet of Nations

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Listen and watch the Alphabet of Nations song by They Might Be Giants (Here Come the ABCs)



Algeria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Dominica, Egypt, France, The Gambia.
Hungary, Iran, Japan, Kazakhstan, Libya and Mongolia.
Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Russia, Suriname.
Turkey, Uraguay, Vietnam, West Xylophone, Yemen, Zimbabwe



1) Rehearse and perform a dance to go with the song.  Can you learn the words and tune off by heart?

2) Use house hold objects as instruments and create a rhythm pattern to play along with the song.

3) Have a look at an atlas.  Can you find all the countries that are named in the song