Scots Sangs Fur Schools

Traditional and new Scots songs for use in Scottish schools

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0 Comments ABC My Grannie Went To Sea
Posted by Ewan McVicar on January 8, 2014 at 9:57 AM

This song has numbers 1 to 12, forwards then back, followed by alphabet. Tremendous fun.

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2 Comments Murder in the Chip Shop
Posted by Ewan McVicar on January 8, 2014 at 9:54 AM

Last Night There Was A Murder In The Chip Shop - one of the top favourites in schools

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Tags: Chip shop , murder , elvis presley , last night
0 Comments Starka Varna Viking Rowing Song
Posted by Ewan McVicar on November 19, 2013 at 10:04 AM

Song still sung in Iceland about managing a boat. Collected in Shetland in 1948.

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1 Comments Is A Dove A Doo Dad? aka The New Teacher
Posted by Ewan McVicar on February 18, 2012 at 6:05 AM

Words by Jim Douglas, tune by Gifford Lind

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0 Comments Daphne Cochrane
Posted by Ewan McVicar on December 28, 2011 at 7:20 AM

The Daphne Cochrane song, the tune used to be Alouette

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Tags: Daphne cochrane , alouette
0 Comments Bananas Are The Best
Posted by Ewan McVicar on December 28, 2011 at 7:18 AM

A favourite song by Ewan McVicar, it began life as a Swahili pop song, then was made a Scots song for the Singing Kettle show.

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Tags: Ewan mcvicar , bananas , bananas are the best , singing kettle , swahili
2 Comments listen To The Teacher
Posted by Ewan McVicar on December 28, 2011 at 7:12 AM

Nancy Nicolson's great song about Scots language and when it is used in school.

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Tags: Nancy nicolson , scots , school , listen to the teacher
0 Comments Carmondean Folkscene 1
Posted by Ewan McVicar on September 27, 2011 at 6:58 AM

First five tracks from Carmondean Folkscene's June 2011 concert in Livingston.

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Tags: Carmondean , folkscene , children , matt mcginn
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