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Teaching Ideas


  • Discuss advertising gimmicks, which help persuade people to buy the product.  Do these gimmicks appeal to adults or children?
  • List such gimmicks
  • Have a role play where a child is trying to convince his/her parents to buy a particular product.
  • Have a day where the class brings along tokens they have collected and talk about their collections
  • Have a role play where two siblings are working out who shall have the token
  • The first verse in the song is spoken.  Talk about the difference between speaking and singing. Talk about the voice as an 'instrument' (a very portable one). Talk about the sounds animals make.  We are the only animal which can speak and sing!