Nursery Rhymes

The interactive whiteboard resource aims to familiarise young children with nursery rhyme scenes and characters. The screens are designed to encourage speaking and listening skills through listening to commentaries and contributing orally to class or group discussion.

The activities are suitable for whole class or small group use. Teacher guidance will be of fundamental importance in ensuring that pupils develop their speaking and listening skills effectively when using the resource.


Desirable outcomes:

Language, Literacy and Communication Skills

  • listen, respond to, and recall, nursery rhymes

Personal and Social Development

  • concentrate for lengthening periods when involved in appropriate tasks
  • explore and experiment confidently with new learning opportunities

Knowledge and Understanding of the World

  • begin to understand the use of a variety of information sources

Starter activity

Main session


Download lesson pack - For ease of use, create a folder on your computer first. Double click on this resource link. You will be asked for a location where you wish to unzip this resource to. Browse to the folder you have created and click unzip. The resource will then be unzipped into this folder, making it available for use.

NGfL / GCaD Cymru