Minibeasts play a vital role in our world, but sadly, many are endangered. It is important therefore that children are encouraged to appreciate them, and what better way than with a song, dance, fun facts and photos!
Download includes: Script, Song (vocal & backing tracks, piano score), Sing-along Video & Photographs
Cast: Ages: 6 to 12, KS1, KS2
Solos: 1 to 10 Presenters, 1 to 10 Flies, 1 to 10 Bumblebees,
Choruses: Cicada & Cricket Band, Spiders, Dung Beetles, Millipedes, Snails, Praying Mantises, Caterpillars, Butterflies
PROGRAMME: About 20 minutes
1. Entry Music: March of the Minibeasts
2. Game: The Earth Needs Me! What am I?
It's the Minibeasts' Midsummer Fiesta. Bumblebees, Flies and Butterflies dance excitedly to the Cicada’s rhythm, and the creepy crawlies come out of hiding to join in. But the dreaded Bug Squad are lurking behind a tree, armed with fly swatters, nets and insecticide! How will those intrepid little creatures defend themselves?
4. Sing-along Slide Show: March of the Minibeasts
5. Gallery: Photographs & Topic work
6. Summary: A Thought to Take Away
7. Exit Music: March of the Minibeasts
Curriculum: Caring, Environment, Habitats, Healthy living, Living Things, Minibeasts, Natural World
Age guide: 6 to 12 years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2 Running time: 20 minutes No. of songs: March of the Minibeasts