Learn African dances with your kids.
All Around This World’s classroom and homeschool lessons for kids teach African songs through experience, engagement and FUN.
All of these multimedia lessons are available for purchase through All Around This World’s page on TeachersPayTeachers.com or for free for students who take class each week online with Jay.
A “women’s song” song from Mozambique that reminds us “we are all in the village.”
A catchy and colorful Moroccan kids’ song
A bittersweet Algerian Berber lullaby
A sing-along, dance-along, follow-the-leader song from the Gambia
A participatory, polyrhythmic drumming song from Nigeria
Jumping like a Tanzanian frog is fantastically fun
This song from Burkina Faso reminds us: beware the lion in the market!
Drumming along with a Cameroonian masquerade
Laugh along with this Zimbabwean love song
We “travel” around the continent with this South African song
This Ugandan chant gives kids the chance to DEMAND dinner
An affable, affirming and surprising song from Guinea
A wedding song from Kenya in which the groom lovingly reassures his bride
Shake and shimmy your shoulder to this classic from Ethiopia
This Ugandan song reminds us that if we want to have a healthy harvest we all have to work together
A strong South African Apartheid-era lament
A powerful and prescient anti-Apartheid anthem — “We are the youth!”
Imagine you’re a Malagasy lemur . . . .