Do y’all remember watching School House Rock in between the cartoons on Saturday mornings when you were a kid?
Man! I loved those little 3 minute songs, and I still remember them, too.
♪Innnn-terjections! Show excitement! Or emotion! Generally set apart from a sentence by an exclamation point. Or by a comma when the feelings not as strong. ♪ (Cue Geraldo turning into frog.)
Well, guess what! I found them all on You Tube and my kids think they are super groovy.
They like them because of the cute animation and the catchy tunes. I like them because before you know it, they can remember a thing or two about parts of speech or American history or multiplication.
My favorites are the ones about our country’s history. I show them to my children in this order:
No More Kings
The Shot Heard ‘Round the World