Category Archives: Songs — Piggyback and Other Lyrics

Pumpkin Carols for Treeland School at YouTube

Here are some songs I’ve done with students for many years. I don’t know where some came from. I’ve edited them over the years to register MILD on my Scare Meter. I used Halloween as a time to enjoy the … Continue reading

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Presentation: Cliff Notes on The Mueller Report

Cliff Notes on the Mueller Report Hello, I’m Hildra Tague. I grew up in the midwest and raised my family in the South. I was always taught to be honest but also to be polite. I can say it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Songs for the Classroom: We went to Mars!

To the tune of I Was Walking Through the Park One Day: We went over to Mars one day; we went all the way there to play. We caught Sojourner up to Mars–had to dodge a lot of stars. We went over … Continue reading

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Something Told the Wild Geese – New Original Verse 2

This was written by my best friend Ann Tofft a couple of years before she died. We sang it in our choir each fall as we celebrated the magical turn of the seasons. It was such fun to lengthen the … Continue reading

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School Yard Tales: Students Sing to Miss Popcorn Goat

Tree Land School was a magical place. The students were magical. The animals were magical. The schoolhouse was magical, just like a chocolate gingerbread house set way back in the woods. But most of all, The Chocolate Porch was magical. … Continue reading

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Piggyback Song Lyrics: Snowflakes and Classmates to Teach Compound Words

Tune: Morning  Has Broken  (For use in teaching compound words. Add a bulletin board full of compounds. Works well with winter theme and snowflakes decorating it. Each snowflake can have a student’s name or picture on it.) Each one is … Continue reading

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Teaching Tips Poem: I Write The Plans

Piggyback song to the tune of I Write The Songs as sung by Barry Manilow. Let’s write some plans that make the children try. Say, why must school hurt, oh yes, please why? —————- Is there a chance that we … Continue reading

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