Sing Books with Emily, the Blog

The Sing Books with Emily Repertoire of Illustrated Song

The titles on this page represent my repertoire of Illustrated Song.

TAKE ME HOME COUNTRY ROADS is at the top because she is the the queen, the number one favorite, most requested, illustrated song in my whole repertoire that includes over 250 songs.

take me home country roads
Take Me Home, Country Roads

Words and Music by John Denver, Taffy Nivert and Bill Danoff
Words Adapted by Christopher Canyon
Illustrated by Christopher Canyon

Underlined titles in blue (listed in alphabetical order), like the one above, are linked to posts about the songs.  The posts feature lots of resources and information, including: music, song origin, videos, sound players, activity ideas, performer notes, and stories.

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ABC letters caps WITH SIGN and chords portrait ELEG 4 SBWE
ABCs Chart with ASL Alphabet and Guitar Chords for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Card Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To view or print this card, click here:
ABC letters caps WITH SIGN and chords portrait ELEG 4 SBWE

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SBWE SBS ABC letters caps w sign no chords

ABCs Chart with ASL Alphabet for SBWE Songbook Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this card, click here:
SBWE SBS ABC letters caps w sign no chords

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ah vous dirai-je maman lyrics & chords ELEG 4 SBWE
AH VOUS DIRAI-JE MAMAN ILLUSTRATED SONG SHEET WITH GUITAR CHORDS BY ELEG FOR SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this sheet, click here:
ah vous dirai-je maman lyrics & chords ELEG 4 SBWE

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SBWE SBS ah vous dirai-je maman lyrics & chords
AH VOUS DIRAI-JE MAMAN W CHORDS FOR SBWE SONGBOOK SERIES
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this sheet, click here:
SBWE SBS ah vous dirai-je maman lyrics & chords

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All God’s Critters
Words and Music by Bill Staines
Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 2009
ISBN 987-0-689-86959-4

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All Things Bright and Beautiful
Words by Cecil F. Alexander (based on)
Tune, a 17th century English melody, “Royal Oak”
Illustrated by Ashley Bryan

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Animal Fair

Traditional Tune
Words Adapted by Ponder Goembel
Illustrated by Ponder Goembel

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America (My Country ’Tis of Thee)
Words by Reverend Samuel Francis Smith
Traditional Tune
Illustrated by Todd Ouren
This link is a PDF with all the words and chords for this book:
my-country-tis-of-thee-for-sbwe-w-chords-wds-4-bk

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America the Beautiful

Poem by Katharine Lee Bates
Music by Samuel A. Ward
Illustrated by Chris Gall

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america-the-beautiful-sbwe-w-chords
AMERICAN THE BEAUTIFUL (lyrics and chords for SBWE)
Poem by Katharine Lee Bates
Music by Samuel A. Ward
To view or print this sheet, click here:
america-the-beautiful-sbwe-w-chords

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America the Beautiful
Poem by Katharine Lee Bates
Music by Samuel A. Ward
Illustrated by Todd Ouren

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amoeba hop
Amoeba Hop
Words and Music by Christine Lavin
Illustrated by Betsy Franco Feeney

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a my name is alice kellogg
A My Name is ALICE
Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Jane Bayer
Illustrated by Steven Kellogg

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animals went in two by two
Animals Went in Two by Two
Traditional Words and Tune (sing to the tune of, When Johnny Comes Marching Home)
Illustrated by Wendy Straw

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ants go marching
Ants Go Marching (Classic Books with Holes)

Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune (sing to the tune of, When Johnny Comes Marching Home)
Illustrated by Dan Crisp

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Aunt Flossie Walzing With Bears for SBWE cover only
Aunt Flossie Waltzing with Bears
Song Adapted from the Song My Uncle Terwilliger Waltzes with Bears (by Theodore Geisel)
Original Adapted Words and Music by Dale Marxem, Robert L. Force, Albert d’Oseche
Words, Tune and Chords Adapted for SBWE
Additional Lyrics by Emily Gleichenhaus

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Aunt Flossie Walzing With Bears for SBWE song sheet
Aunt Flossie Waltzing with Bears (song sheet w chords by ELEG for SBWE)
Song Adapted from the Song My Uncle Terwilliger Waltzes with Bears (by Theodore Geisel)
Original Adapted Words and Music by Dale Marxem, Robert L. Force, Albert d’Oseche
Words, Tune and Chords Adapted for SBWE
Additional Lyrics by Emily Gleichenhaus
To view or print this page, click here:
Aunt Flossie Walzing With Bears for SBWE song sheet

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A-You're Adorable­_ABCs Book w ASL cover only
A-You’re Adorable with ASL Alphabet
Words and Music by Buddy Kaye, Fred Wise and Sidney Lippman
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This item is for classroom, home, or library use only.

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baa baa blacksheep eleg sbwe cover
Baa!  Baa!  Black Sheep
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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SBWE SBS baa baa blacksheep
Baa Baa Black Sheep w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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backwards birthday party
The Backwards Birthday Party
Music and Lyrics by Tom Chapin and John Forster
Illustrated by Chuck Groeninck

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bear went over the mountain trapani
The Bear Went Over the Mountain

Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Iza Trapani

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beautiful soup can w mock turtle coin
BEAUTIFUL SOUP
Words by Lewis Carroll
From ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Adaptation of the Poem “Star Of The Evening,” by James M. Sayle
Musical Settings by Various Artists
Illustration Adaptation of Andy Warhol’s Green Pea Soup Can from Campbell’s Soup I (1969)

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beethoven's wig (read along symphony)
Beethoven’s Wig
Music by Ludwig van Beethoven
Words by Richard Perlmutter
Illustrated by Maria Rosetti

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Being Green

Words and Music by Joe Raposo
Illustrated by Etienne Delessert
Published by Western Publishing Company, Inc. in Conjunction with Children’s Television Workshop, 1973
A Golden Book
LOC Catalog Card No. 73-82468

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Benjamin Franklin Founding Father
Words and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Tune of “Ode to Joy” (by  Ludwig van Beethoven)
Illustrated with Online Images of Artwork by Various Artists

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Benjamin Franklin song sheet by ELEG for SBWE
Benjamin Franklin Founding Father (song sheet w chords by ELEG for SBWE)
Words and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Tune of “Ode to Joy” (by  Ludwig van Beethoven)
Illustrated with Online Images of Artwork by Various Artists
To view or print this sheet, click here:
Benjamin Franklin song sheet by ELEG for SBWE

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big bell little bell
The Big Bell and the Little Bell

Words and Music by Martin Kalmanoff
Illustrated by Alastair Graham

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big ben tells time
BIG BEN TELLS TIME

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The Big Rock Candy Mountain

Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangement by Kathy Boyd and Mark Gensman
Illustrated by John Kanzler

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billy boy richard chase glen rounds
Billy Boy
Traditional Words and Music
Verses Selected by Richard Chase
Illustrated by Glen Rounds

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Mrs Gs Musical Bingo Zoo w Limberjack Dog
BINGO for Mrs. G’s Sing Books with Emily Musical Zoo and Limberdog
Traditional Words and Tune
Adaptations by ELEG for SBWE

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Birds, a Poetic Companion (Inspired by Jack Prelutsky’s “Bird Lullaby”)
Music by Jack Prelutsky
Photos of birds found online

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blowin in the wind
Blowin’ in the Wind
Words and Music by Bob Dylan
Illustrated by Jon Muth

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both sides now mitchell
Both Sides Now
Words and Music by Joni Mitchell
Illustrated by Alan Baker

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bring us water molly pitcher
Bring Us Water, Molly Pitcher (A Fun Song About the Battle of Monmouth)
Book by Michael Dahl
Sing to the Tune of She’ll Be Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain
Illustrated by Sandra D’Antonio
From the Fun Song Series

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SBWE SBS Candy Cane w chords
Candy Cane Song w chords SBWE Song Book Series

Poem by Eloise Pauline Gleichenhaus
Tune by Her Mother Emily
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS Candy Cane w chords

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Candy Cane Song EPG ELEG SBWE w guitar chords
Candy Cane Song (by EPG & ELEG for SBWE with Guitar Chords)
Poem by Eloise Pauline Gleichenhaus
Tune by Her Mother Emily
To view or print the this song sheet with guitar chords, click here:
Candy Cane Song EPG ELEG SBWE w guitar chords

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SBWE SBS Candy Cane no chords
Candy Cane Song SBWE Song Book Series (no chords)
Poem by Eloise Pauline Gleichenhaus
Tune by Her Mother Emily
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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catalina magdalena hoopensteiner
Catalina Magdalena Hoopensteiner Wallendiner Hogan Logan Bogan Was Her Name

Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Tedd Arnold
Illustrated by Tedd Arnold

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chelsea morning joni mitchell
Chelsea Morning
Words and Music by Joni Mitchell
Illustrated by Brian Froud

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The Christmas Song: Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire

Words and Music by Mel Torme and Robert Wells
Illustrated by Doris Barrette

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circle game mitchell deines
The Circle Game
Words and Music by Joni Mitchell
Illustrated by Brian Deines

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C’mon and Swing in My Tree (The Sunflowers)
Words and Music by Michael Taylor Fontaine
Illustrated by Giselle Potter

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coat of many colors parton boynton-hughes
Coat of Many Colors
Words and Music by Dolly Parton
Illustrated by Brooke Boynton-Hughes

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coat of many colors
Coat of Many Colors
Words and Music by Dolly Parton
Illustrated by Judith Sutton

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continents thumb
The Continents Song
Traditional Tune (Sing to the tune of, “He’s Got the Whole World In His Hands”)
Adapted Lyrics
Map created by ephotopix.com
Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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COTTLESTON PIE book sbwe cover only
COTTLESTON PIE
Poem by A. A. Milne
Music by Harold Fraser-Simson

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cows in the kitchen
Cows in the Kitchen (Classic Books with Holes)
Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune (sing to the tune of “Shoo-Fly-Shoo”)
Illustrated by Airlie Anderson

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cumbayah-floyd-cooper
Cumbayah

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Floyd Cooper

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Dinosaur Pet
Inspired by the Music and Lyrics of the Song “Calendar Girl” by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield
Children’s Lyrics by Marc Sedaka
Illustrated by Tim Bowers

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dites-moi SPB eng SBWE ELEG 07 2011 cover only
Dites-Moi
Words (in English) by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
Illustrated with Artwork by Student of Tuckahoe Elementary School

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Do All the Good You Can w Rainbow Song Sheet w Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Words by John Wesley
Sing to the tune of My Country Tis of Thee
To view or print this poster, click here:
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DO ALL THE GOOD YOU CAN (bk 4 SBWE) cover only
Do All the Good You Can (book for song) by ELEG for SBWE
Words by John Wesley
Sing to the tune of My Country Tis of Thee
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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DO ALL THE GOOD YOU CAN by ELEG for SBWE
Do All the Good You Can Poster by ELEG for SBWE
Words by John Wesley
Sing to the tune of My Country Tis of Thee
To view or print this poster, click here:
DO ALL THE GOOD YOU CAN by ELEG for SBWE

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don't laugh at me - glin dibley
Don’t Laugh at Me
Words and Music by Steve Seskin and Allen Shamblin
Afterword by Peter Yarrow
Illustrated by Glin Dibley
This book features printed music and a sing-along CD.

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do re me do a deer 4 sbwe cover only
Do Re Mi / Doe a Deer
Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
From the Musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC
For classroom use only.

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do re mi bells cover only
Do Re Mi Rainbow Bells Color Code Book by ELEG for SBWE

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do re mi bells C diatonic
Diatonic C Scale Color Code Bubbles by ELEG for SBWE Do Re Mi Bells
To view or print this page, click here:
do re mi bells C diatonic

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do re mi fa sol la ti do bells
Do Re Mi Bells Color Code Bubbles by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
do re mi fa sol la ti do bells

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do re mi susan roth
Do Re Mi – If you can Read Music, Thank Guido d’Arezzo
Written by Susan L. Roth (in association with Angelo Mafucci)
Illustrated by Susan L. Roth

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down by the banks participation cards cover only
Down by the Banks of the Hanky Panky Participation Cards for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Cards Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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down by the banks of the hanky panky
Down by the Banks of the Hanky Panky (Counting Song or Circle Game)
Traditional Words and Tune

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Down by the Bay (Raffi Songs to Read)
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Raffi Songs to Read

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down by the bay SBWE w chords sheet only
Down by the Bay (for SBWE)
Traditional Words and Tune
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
down by the bay SBWE w chords & rhymes

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Down by the Station (Classic Book with Holes)
Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Music
Illustrated by Jess Stockham

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do your ears hang low church
Do Your Ears Hang Low

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church

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dreidel shahar kober
Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel!
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Shahar Kober

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Dreidel Song w guitar chords for SBWE
Dreidel Song
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
Dreidel Song w guitar chords for SBWE

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Dry Bones (Classic Books with Holes)

Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Spiritual Words and Tune
Illustrated by Kate Edmunds

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Dry Bones (with Seraphine the Skeletine)
Traditional Words and Tune

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dust-of-snow-sbwe-w-chords
DUST OF SNOW (w chords)
Poem by Robert Frost
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
dust-of-snow-sbwe-w-chords

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EARTH PLEDGE poster Janina Lamb2
Earth Pledge
Words by Artist Janina Lamb
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE

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Earth Pledge ELEG SBWE chords
Earth Pledge

Words by Artist Janina Lamb
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE

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Easter Parade
Words and Music by Irving Berlin
Illustrated by Lisa McCue
Published by HarperCollinsPublishers, New York
ISBN 0-06-029125-7

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edelweiss book for SBWE - Cover Only
Edelweiss 
Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
From SOUND OF MUSIC

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This sheet has a tiny little update that helps me (Mrs. G/Emily) remember how I like to play it. 
edelweiss w guitar chords (eleg loved one) updated
Edelweiss (lyric sheet with guitar chords) Updated
Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
From SOUND OF MUSIC
edelweiss w guitar chords (eleg loved one) updated

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The Erie Canal
Traditional Words and tune
Illustrated by Peter Spier

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fairy went a marketing
A Fairy Went A-Marketing
Poem by Rose Fyleman
Illustrated by Jamichael Henterly
Musical Setting can be found by Ginger Sands on her collection “The Gift of Make Believe

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farmer in the dell plume
The Farmer in the Dell
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Ilse Plume

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Feliz Navidad

Words and Music by Jose Feliciano
Illustrated by David Diaz

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fifty nifty states portrait for song book cover
Fifty Nifty States
Words and Music by Ray Charles
Book Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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The Fifty Nifty United States Map (by ELEG for Sing Books with Emily)
Map Colorized by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Words and Music by Ray Charles
To view or print this map, click here:
usa map by eleg

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Fifty Nifty States
Words and Music by Ray Charles
Illustrated by PAINLESS LEARNING PLACEMATS

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A Firefly in a Fir Tree, a Carol for Mice

Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Hilary Knight
Illustrated by Hilary Knight
(Sing to the tune of “Twelve Days of Christmas”)

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Fishy Named Stan ELEG SBWE no chords

A Fishy Named Stan (song sheet, no chords)
Limerick and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Tune
To view or print this sheet, click here:
Fishy Named Stan ELEG SBWE no chords

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Fishy Named Stan ELEG SBWE w chords
A Fishy Named Stan (song sheet w chords)
Limerick and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Tune
To view or print this sheet, click here:
Fishy Named Stan ELEG SBWE w chords

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five green and speckled frogs sbwe cover only
Five Green and Speckled Frogs
Traditional Words and Tune
Book Assembled by Emily Gleichenhaus for Sing Books with Emily

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5 Little Ducks
Traditional Words and Tune
Sing to the tune of FIVE LITTLE DUCKS
Words Adapted by Denise Fleming
Illustrated by Denise Fleming

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five little ducks w holes
Five Little Ducks (Classic Books with Holes)

Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Penny Ives

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five little gefiltes
Five Little Gefiltes
Traditional Tune (Sing to the tune of “Five Little Ducks“)
Words Adapted by Dave Horowitz
Illustrated by Dave Horowitz

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five little owls w chords ELEG SBWE SBS 2
Five Little Owls w chords for SBWE Songbook Series (Updated) 

Rhyme by Anonymous
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
five little owls w chords ELEG SBWE SBS 2

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five little owls book for ELEG SBWE cover only
Five Little Owls

Rhyme by Anonymous
Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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Five Little Pumpkins

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Iris Van Rynbach

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Five Little Pumpkins

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino

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SBWE 5 Second Birthday Song lyric sheet
5 Second Birthday Song for SBWE

By ELEG for SBWE
Made up on 11/10/2015 for friend Sandi C’s birthday

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flower carol arcimboldo cover
FLOWER CAROL
“Tempus adest floridum”
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated with Art by Giuseppe Arcimboldo
Book Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This item is for classroom, home, or library use only.

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fox went out on a chilly night spier 2014
Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night (An Old Song), 2014 Reissue
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Peter Spier

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Forever Young
Words and Music by Bob Dylan
Illustrated by Paul Rogers

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frere jacques ELEG SBWE - cover only
Frere Jacques-Brother John 
Traditional Words and Tune
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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SBWE SBS Frere Jacques Brother John w chords
Frere Jacques-Brother John w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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froggie went a courtin eleg 4 sbwe
Froggie Went a-Courtin’ for Limberjack and Sing Books with Emily
Traditional Words and Tune
Adaptations by ELEG for Sing Books with Emily
Illustration by Mary Blair from My First Sing-A-Song Book, 1966

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He got down upon his knee and said, “Miss Mousie will you marry me?”
2015 09 24 SBWE cambell & everett 2
Froggie Went a-Courtin’ with limberjack frog

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frosty the snowman wade zahares
Frosty the Snowman
Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Performed by Kenny Loggins
Illustrated by Wade Zahares

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frosty the snowman cowdrey
Frosty the Snowman

Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Illustrated by Richard Cowdrey

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frosty sam williams
Frosty the Snowman
Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Illustrated by Sam Williams

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get on board book SBWE cover only
GET ON BOARD LITTLE CHILDREN (For SBWE) 
Traditional Words and Music
Additional Lyrics and Adaptation by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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get on board eleg sbwe portrait
GET ON BOARD LITTLE CHILDREN (Portrait Song Sheet with Guitar Chords)
Traditional Words and Music
Additional Lyrics and Adaptation by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Song Page Made by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To view or print this page:
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The Gettysburg Address
Words by Abraham Lincoln
Music by Mrs. Patel’s 6th Grade Class (Woodmere Elementary School, Woodmere, New York, 1962)
Inscribed and Illustrated by Sam Fink
Sing this song with the accompaniment and melody line, played here:
https://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/the-gettysburg-address-piano

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GIVE ME YOUR TIRED YOUR POOR (sing along book 4 SBWE)
Excerpt from The New Colossus
Poem by Emma Lazarus
Music by Irving Berlin
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Cover Picture by Eloise Gleichenhaus (2010)

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new-colossus-song-sheet-w-music-sbwe
THE NEW COLOSSUS (song Give Me Your Tired Your Poor)
Poem by Emma Lazarus
Music by Irving Berlin
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
new-colossus-song-sheet-w-music-sbwe

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GIVE ME YOUR TIRED YOUR POOR (song sheet w chords 4 SBWE)
Excerpt from The New Colossus
Poem by Emma Lazarus
Music by Irving Berlin
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
give-me-your-tired-your-poor-sbwe-w-chords

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Give My Regards to Broadway
Words and Music by George M. Cohan
Edited by Barbie Heit Schwaeber
Illustrated by Carol Newsom

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SBWE Regards2Bway Map - Copy
The Sing Books with Emily “Give My Regards to Broadway” Map of Manhattan
Drawn by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this map, click here:
SBWE Regards2Bway Map – Copy

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going to the zoo
Going to the Zoo
Words and Music by Tom Paxton
Illustrated by Karen Lee Schmidt
This book features printed music

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goodbye summer by eleg 4 sbwe
Goodbye, Summer Song Sheet with Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Words and Music by
Art by Eloise Gleichenhaus

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SBWE SBS Goodbye Summer
Goodbye, Summer w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Words and Music by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS Goodbye Summer

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Good King Wenceslas

Traditional Tune (Tempus adest floridum)
Words by John Mason Neale
Illustrated by Christopher Manson

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Good King Wenceslas
Traditional Tune (Tempus adest floridum)
Words by John M. Neale
Illustrated by Tim Ladwig
(This book has sheet music in the back and a page of historical information about the song)

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goodness-and-love-eleg-sbwe-w-chords
Goodness and Love
Words and Arrangement by Emily Gleichenhaus
Sing to the Tune of GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN
To view or print this page, click here:
goodness-and-love-eleg-sbwe-w-chords

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Go Tell It on the Mountain
Traditional Words and Tune
Additional Text by Debbie Trafton O’Neal
Illustrated by Fiona King

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Go Tell It on the Mountain
Traditional Words and Tune
Additional Text by Debbie Trafton O’Neal
Page and Guitar Chords Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
to-tell-it-on-the-mountain-chords-4-book

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Grandma’s Feather Bed (John Denver’s)
Words and Music by Jim Connor
Adapted and Illustrated by Christopher Canyon

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Grateful (A Song of Giving Thanks)
Words and Music by John Bucchino
Illustrated by Anna-Liisa Hakkarainen

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halfway down book sbwe cover only
Halfway Down
Poem by A. A. Milne
Music by Harold Fraser-Simson
Illustrations by Various Artists

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SBWE SBS halfway down
Halfway Down (SBWE Songbook Series)
Poem by A. A. Milne
Music by Harold Fraser-Simson
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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hanukkah oh hanukkah ivanov
Hanukkah, Oh Hanukka
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Olga and Aleksey Ivanov

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Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Susan L. Roth

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Hector Protector and As I Went over the Water
(Two Nursery Rhymes with Pictures)

Traditional Words and Tunes
Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
A post for: HECTOR PROTECTOR
A post for: AS I WENT OVER THE WATER

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hector-protector-eleg-sbwe
Hector Protector (for SBWE)
Traditional Rhyme and Tune
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
hector-protector-eleg-sbwe

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Here Comes Peter Cottontail
Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Illustrated by Pamela R. Levy

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He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
This book features historical information about the song.

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hey diddle for SBWE cover only
HEY DIDDLE DIDDLE SING ALONG BOOK 
Traditional Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme
Book Assembled for SBWE
Illustrations by Various Artists

This book is for classroom use only.

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SBWE SBS Hey Diddle w chords
Hey Diddle Diddle Song Sheet w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS Hey Diddle no chords
Hey Diddle Diddle Song Sheet for SBWE Songbook Series (no chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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hey ho nobody home sbwe sing along sheet 1 - w chords
HEY HO NOBODY HOME (1, with chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated with Image in the Public Domain
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
hey ho nobody home sbwe sing along sheet 1 – w chords

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SBWE SBS helping
HELPING

Words and Music by Shel Silverstein
Featured in Free to Be You and Me
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE

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Here Comes Santa Claus
Words and Music by Gene Autry and Oakley Haldeman
Illustrated by Bruce Whatley

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Hey, Little Ant
Sing to the Tune of “Five Little Ducks
Words by Phillip and Hannah Hoose
Illustrated by Debbie Tilley

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Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush (Barefoot Books)

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Sophie Fatus
(This book, published by Barefoot Books, comes packaged with a CD featuring Fred Penner’s vocals on one track and an instrumental sing-along on another track.)
Published by Barefoot Books 

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SBWE SBS hickory dickory dock w chords
Hickory Dickory Dock w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series

Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS hickory dickory dock w chords

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Higglety Pigglety Pop!
Traditional Rhyme
Sing to the Tune of Hickory Dickory Dock
Illustration by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone

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Higglety Pigglety Pop (for SBWE, no chords)
Traditional Words
Sing to the Tune of Hickory Dickory Dock
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
higglety-pigglety-pop-no-chords

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higglety-pigglety-pop-w-chords
Higglety Pigglety Pop (for SBWE, with chords)
Traditional Words
Sing to the Tune of Hickory Dickory Dock
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
higglety-pigglety-pop-w-chords

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hippity hop to the barber shop fowke sbwe chords
Hippity Hop to the Barber Shop
Traditional Words
Chords, Tune and Adaptations by ELEG for SBWE
From: 
Sally Go round the Sun (300 Songs, Rhymes and Games of Canadian Children)
Songs and Rhymes Collected and Edited by Edith Fowke
Musical Arrangements by Keith MacMillan
Illustrated by Carlos Marchiori

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SBWE SBS hippity hop w chords
Hippity Hop to the Barber Shop w Chords by ELEG for SBWE SBS
Traditional Words
Chords, Tune and Adaptations by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS hippity hop w chords

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The Hippopotamus Song
Words by Michael Flanders
Music by Donald Swann and Michael Flanders
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
ISBN: 0-316-28557-9
This book features printed sheet music

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Home on the Range

Words by Dr. Brewster Higley
Additional Words by John A. Lomax
Music by Daniel E. Kelley
Illustrations by Brian Ajhar

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Home on the Range (song sheet for SBWE)
Traditional Words and Tune
Adapted with Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
Home On the Range for SBWE w chords

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honeyky hanukah
Honeyky Hanukah
Words and Music by Woody Guthrie
Illustrated by Dave Horowitz
With CD Recording by The Klezmatics

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Horse Sang a Song, Song (with guitar chords)

Words by Eloise Pauline Gleichenhaus
Tune and Guitar Chords by Eloise’s Mom
Illustrated by Eloise Pauline Gleichenhaus

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SBWE SBS how doth busy bee
How Doth the Little Busy Bee Song Sheet with Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE

Poem by Isaac Watts
Traditional Tune
Song Sheet Coordinated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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HOW DOTH THE LITTLE CROCODILE BOOK FOR SBWE 
Poem by Lewis Carroll
From ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Traditional Tune
Crocodile Art by Mo Gleichenhaus

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HOW DOTH THE LITTLE CROCODILE SONG SHEET W GUITAR CHORDS BY ELEG FOR SBWE
Poem by Lewis Carroll
From ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Music by Various Artists
Crocodile Art by Mo Gleichenhaus

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HOW TO SING A SONG (a primer by Mrs. G) cover only
How to Sing a Song for Performance or Just for Fun (a Primer)
By Emily Gleichenhaus, Sing Books with Emily

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The Huron Carol
Words by Jean de Brébeuf (1643)
English Lyrics by Jesse Edgar Middleton (1926)
Set to an Adaptation of the 16th Century French Noel: “Une Jeune Pucelle” (“A Young Maid”)
Illustrated by Frances Tyrrell

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The Huron Carol
Words by Jean de Brébeuf (1643)
English Lyrics by Jesse Edgar Middleton (1926)
Set to an Adaptation of the 16th Century French Noel: “Une Jeune Pucelle” (“A Young Maid”)
Illustrated by Ian Wallace

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Hush, Little Baby

Traditional Rhyme and Tune
Illustrated by Marla Frazee

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Hush, Little Baby

Traditional Words and Tune (Sing to the tune of “Hush Little Baby”)
Words Adapted by Sylvia Long
Illustrated by Sylvia Long
(This adaptation has a wonderful “non-material” theme where the mother offers the gift of viewing  lovely things in nature)

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Hush, Little Baby
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Brian Pinkney

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Hush-a-Bye Mountain
Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
Illustrated by Leanna Leithauser

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Hurry!  It’s Lovely Up Here
Words by Alan Jay Lerner
Music by Burton Lane
From the Musical: ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER
This book is for classroom use only.

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I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More
Words by Karen Beaumont
Illustrated by David Catrow

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i am the music man (classic books with holes)
I am the Music Man
Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Debra Potter

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I Can Sing a Rainbow
Words and Music by Arthur Hamilton
Book Assembled by Sing Books with Emily
This book is for home and classroom use only.

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I Can Sing a Rainbow
Words and Music by Arthur Hamilton
Book Assembled by Sing Books with Emily

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i don't want to live on the moon - book cover only

I Don’t Want to Live on the Moon
Words and Music by Jeff Moss
Pictures Coordinated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This item is for classroom, home, or library use only.

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I Have a Little Dreidel

Traditional Tune
Words by Maxie Baum
Illustrated by Julie Paschkis

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old lady who swallowed a dreidel
I Know and Old Lady Who Swallowed a Dreidel
Adaptation by Caryn Yacowitz
Illustrated by David Slonim

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I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Pie

Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Alison Jackson
Illustrated by Judy Schachner

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I Love the Mountains
Traditional Words and Music
Words Adapted by John Archembault and David R. Plummer
Illustrated by Susan Swan

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I LOVE TRASH
Words and Music by Jeff Moss
Illustrations Collected from Various Sources

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I Love You a Bushel and a Peck

Words and Music by Frank Loesser
Illustrated by Rosemary Wells

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i'm a little tea pot eleg sbwe
I’m a Little Teapot
Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangement for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
i’m a little tea pot eleg sbwe

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I’m a Manatee
Words by John Lithgow
Music by Bill Elliott
Illustrated by Ard Hoyt
This book includes a vocal and instrumental track on a sing-along CD as well as a printed music…TERRIFIC!!

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I’m in Love with a Big Blue Frog
Words and Music by Leslie Braunstein
Performed by Peter Paul & Mary
Illustrated by Joshua S. Brunet
ISBN 978-1-936140-37-4

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I’m Late
From Disney’s ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Words by Bob Hilliard
Music by Sammy Fain
This book is for home and classroom use only.

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Inch by Inch (The Garden Song)
Words and Music by David Mallett
Illustrated by Ora Eitan

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in harmony
In Harmony & Other Songs of Peace
Music and Lyrics by Sue Sheriff
Illustrated by Arabella Eldredge

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IT IS FALL - ELEG 4 SBWE sing along sheet
IT IS FALL, IT IS FALL, IT IS FALL
Words by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Tune of LET IT SNOW (Music by Jule Styne)
To view or print this page, click here:
IT IS FALL – ELEG 4 SBWE sing along sheet

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I saw a ship a-sailing Domanska, Janina
I Saw a Ship a-Sailing
Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustrated by Janina Domanska

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I Saw a Ship a-Sailing for SBWE song sheet ELEG 2
I Saw a Ship a-Sailin (Long Version for SBWE)
Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme
Tune, Arrangement, and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this songsheet, click here:
I Saw a Ship a-Sailing for SBWE song sheet ELEG 2

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Island in the Sun
Words and Music by Harry Belefonte and Lord Burgess (IrvingBurgie)
Pictures by Alex Ayliffe

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It’s a Small World
Words and Music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
Illustrated by Joey Chou

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itsy bitsy pumpkin
The Itsy Bitsy Pumpkin
Adaptation by Brandy Cooke
Illustrated by Sanja Rescek

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itsy-bitsy-snowman
Itsy Bitsy Snowman
Words by Jeffrey Burton
Illustrated by Sanja Rescek

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itsy-bitsy-snowman-word-w-chords
Itsy Bitsy Snowman (lyric sheet with guitar chords)
Words by Jeffrey Burton
Traditional Tune
Chords prepared by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this sheet, click here:
itsy-bitsy-snowman-word-w-chords

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itsy bitsy spider emberley
The Itsy-Bitsy Spider
Traditional Words and Tune
Adapted and Illustrated by Rebecca Emberley and Ed Emberley

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I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas
Words and Music by John Rox
Illustrations by Bruce Whatley

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I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago
Traditional Words and Tune (same tune as ”She’ll Be Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain“)
Words Adapted by Steven Kellogg
Illustrated by Steven Kellogg
ISBN 0-688-13412-2

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I’ve Been Working on the Railroad

Traditional Words and Tune
Edited by Ann Owen
Illustrated by Sandra D’Antonio

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jack-and-jill-for-sbwe-w-chords
Jack and Jill (for SBWE w Chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
jack-and-jill-for-sbwe-w-chords

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jack-and-jill-for-sbwe-no-chords

Jack and Jill (for SBWE no Chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
jack-and-jill-for-sbwe-no-chords

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jamberry bruce degan
Jamberry
Sing to the Traditional Tune, ONE LITTLE TWO LITTLE
Text and Pictures by Bruce Degen

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Jingle Bells 4 SBWE limberjack
JINGLE BELLS (for SBWE and Limberjack)
Song by James Pierpont
Arranged by ELEG for SBWE and Limberjack Horse
To view or print this sheet, click here:
Jingle Bells 4 SBWE limberjack

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Oh, What fun it is to ride in a one…horse…o…pen…SLEIGH!
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Jingle Bells Sung with Limberjack Horse
Poem by James Lord Pierpont
Traditional Tune

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Jingle Bells

Traditional Tune
Words Adapted by Iza Trapani
Illustrated by Iza Trapani

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jolly-old-st-nicholas-donna-race
Jolly Old St. Nicholas (A Holiday Book with Lights and Music)
Traditional Tune (also Pachelbel’s Canon in D Major)
Words by Anonymous
Illustrated by Donna Race

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Keep On Sewing, Betsy Ross! (A Fun Song About the First American Flag)
Book by Michael Dahl
Sing to the Tune of Yankee Doodle
Illustrated by Sandra D’Antonio
From the Fun Song Series

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Keep On Sewing, Betsy Ross! (Lyrics with Guitar Chords)
Words by Michael Dahl
Sing to the Tune of Yankee Doodle
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
keep-on-sewing-betsy-ross-w-chords

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Knick Knack Paddy Whack

Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangements by Mark Collins
Illustrations by Christiane Engel

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kookaburra cantata
Kookaburra (Cantata Learning)
Traditional Words and Tune
Retold by Steven Anderson
Illustrated by Dan Taylor

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The Lady with the Alligator Purse
Traditional Words and Music
Words Adapted by Mary Ann Hoberman
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott

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Last Song
Poem by James Guthrie
Music by Emily Gleichenhaus and Paul Raiman
Pictures Assembled by Emily Gleichenhaus

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SBWE SBS Last Song
Last Song (SBWE Songbook Series)

Poem by James Guthrie
Music by Emily Gleichenhaus and Paul Raiman
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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Late for School

Words and Music by Steve Martin
Illustrated by C.F. Payne
Published by Grand Central Publishing/Hachette Book Group, New York, 2010
ISBN 978-044-6-55702-3

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leaves on the trees, wiley day
The Leaves on the Trees
Sing to the Tune of LONDON BRIDGE IS FALLING DOWN or WHEELS ON THE BUS
Words by Thom Wiley
Illustrated by Andrew Day

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let it shine
Let it Shine (Three Favorite Spirituals)
Traditional Words and Tunes
Illustrated by Ashley Bryan
For a list of the songs in this book and info, click the title.

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Let There Be Peace on Earth (And Let It Begin with Me)
Music and words by Jill Jackson and Sy Miller
Illustrations by David Diaz

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Let There Be Peace on Earth (w chords by ELEG for SBWE)
Music and words by Jill Jackson and Sy Miller
Chords and Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
let-there-be-peace-on-earth-eleg-chords

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Little Birdie by MPG book SBWE cover only
LITTLE BIRDIE (book for SBWE)
Words and Music by Mo Gleichenhaus
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Book assembled by ELEG for SBWE
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Little Birdie by MPG for SBWE (no chords)
LITTLE BIRDIE (song sheet w no chords for SBWE)
Words and Music by Mo Gleichenhaus
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Book assembled by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here
Little Birdie by MPG for SBWE (no chords)

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Little Birdie by MPG for SBWE (w chords)
LITTLE BIRDIE (song sheet w chords for SBWE)
Words and Music by Mo Gleichenhaus
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Book assembled by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
Little Birdie by MPG for SBWE (w chords)

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Little Goblins Ten
Sing to the Tune of “Over in the Meadow
Words Adapted by Pamela Jane
Illustrated by Jane Manning

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little miss muffet eleg sbwe
Little Miss Muffet for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
little miss muffet eleg sbwe

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little miss muffet child's play
Little Miss Muffet
Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Barbara Nascimbeni

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Little Turtle Kovalski 01 - Copy edit
The Little Turtle
Poem by Vachel Lindsay
Traditional Tune
Illustrated by Maryann Kovalski

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SBWE SBS Little Turtle w chords
The Little Turtle Song Sheet w Guitar Chords
Poem by Vachel Lindsay
Traditional Tune with Chords by ELEG for SBWE SBS
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS Little Turtle w chords

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little white duck
Little White Duck
Words by Walt Whippo
Music by Bernard Zaritzky
Illustrated by Joan Paley

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london-bridge-sbwe-w-chords
London Bridge is Falling Down (w guitar chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Arranged by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
london-bridge-sbwe-w-chords

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london-bridge-sbwe-no-chords
London Bridge is Falling Down (no chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Arranged by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
london-bridge-sbwe-no-chords

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london-bridge-is-falling-down-spier
London Bridge is Falling Down (The Mother Goose Library, Peter Spier)
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Peter Spier
An Illustrated Rendition of the Song LONDON BRIDGE

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london-bridge-w-chords
LONDON BRIDGE IS FALLING DOWN
Song sheet arranged by ELEG for SBWE
To be sung with Peter Spier’s illustration
To view or print this page, click here:
london-bridge-w-chords

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lucy locket w chords 4 sbwe johnstone
Lucy Locket with Guitar Chords for SBWE (Johnstone Illustration)
Traditional Words and Tune
Sing to the Familiar First Verse Tune Used for Yankee Doodle
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustration by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone
From Dean’s Mother Goose Book of Rhymes, 1977

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SBWE SBS lucy locket w chords
Lucy Locket with Guitar Chords for SBWE SBS
Traditional Words and Tune
Sing to the Same Tune as Yankee Doodle
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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LYDIA THE TATTOED LADY 4SBWE cover only
Lydia the Tattooed Lady
Words by Yip Harburg
Music by Harold Arlen

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Make New Friends w chords GSSB
Make New Friends (Girl Scout Songbook Song Sheet with Guitar Chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
To view or print this sheet, click here:
Make New Friends w chords GSSB

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Mail Myself to You
Words and Music by Woody Guthrie
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This item is for classroom, home and library use only.

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Marsupial Sue
Words by John Lithgow
Music by Bill Elliott
Illustrated by Jack E. Davis

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The Marvelous Toy
Words and Music by Tom Paxton
Illustrated by Steve Cox

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Mary Had a Little Lamb
Traditional Tune
Original Rhyme by Sarah Josepha Hale
Illustrated by Salley Mavor

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mary-had-a-little-lamb-for-sbwe
Mary Had a Little Lamb (for SBWE)
Traditional Tune
Words by Sarah Josepha Hale
Page and Arrangement Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
mary-had-a-little-lamb-for-sbwe

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mary-had-a-little-lamb-sbwe-for-book
Mary Had a Little Lamb (for book)
Traditional Tune
Words by Sarah Josepha Hale
Page and Arrangement Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
mary-had-a-little-lamb-sbwe-for-book

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maria had a little llama
Maria Had a Little Llama/María Tenía una Llamita
Written and Illustrated by Angela Dominguez
Sing to the Tune of Mary Had a Little Lamb
ISBN 978-0-8050-9333-9

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maria-had-a-little-llama-sbwe-for-book
Maria Had a Little Llama (chord chart for SBWE)
Written and Illustrated by Angela Dominguez
Sing to the Tune of Mary Had a Little Lamb
To view or print this chart, click here:
maria-had-a-little-llama-sbwe-for-book

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Mary Wore Her Red Dress (and Henry Wore His Green Sneakers)
Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Merle Peek
Illustrated by Merle Peek

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Mary Wore Her Red Dress for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Chords and Arrangement for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
mary-wore-her-red-dress-sbwe

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Me and My Animal Friends
Words and Music by Ralph Covert
Illustrated by Laurie Keller

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Midnight Riders (a Fun Song About the Ride of Paul Revere and William Dawes) 
Traditional Tune (sing to the tune of “Over Hill, Over Dale”)
Musical Arrangement by Elizabeth Temple
Text and Lyrics by Michael Dahl
Illustrated by Brandon Reibling
ISBN 1-4048-0129-4
From the Fun Song Series

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Monster Mash
Words and Music by Bobby Pickett and Leonard Capizzi
Illustrated by David Catrow
ISBN 978-0545214797

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Moon's the North Wind's Cooky SBWE cover only
The Moon’s the North Wind’s Cooky
Poem by Vachel Lindsay
Tune Adapted and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustrated by Various Artists

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Moon's the North Wind's Cooky SBWE song sheet
The Moon’s the North Wind’s Cooky (song sheet for SBWE)
Poem by Vachel Lindsay
Tune Adapted and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustrated by Various Artists
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
Moon’s the North Wind’s Cooky SBWE song sheet

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The More We Get Together
Traditional Words and Music
Illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church

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morning has broken
Morning Has Broken

Music from Traditional Hymn, “Bunessan”
Poem by Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrated by Tim Ladwig
Sing-along with Emily:
http://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/morning-has-broken-eleg-2010

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Symphony of Silly Instruments for SBWE

Mrs. G’s Symphony of Silly Instruments Instructions
Traditional Tune Adaptation, Additional Words, and Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Adapted to Sing to the Tune of I HAD A ROOSTER
To view or print this song sheet with instructions, click here:
Symphony of Silly Instruments for SBWE

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music is you cover only
The Music is You
Music and Lyrics by John Denver
Book Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This book is for classroom or home use only.

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Must Be Santa
Word Adapted by Tim Moore
Words and Music by Hal Moore and Bill Fredricks
Illustrated by Pete Whitehead
Sing with Mitch Miller on YouTube :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42_vCV2_gf0

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My Country tis of Thee for SBWE w chords
My Country Tis of Thee for SBWE w Chords
Words by Reverend Samuel Francis Smith
Traditional Tune, Chords Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
My Country tis of Thee for SBWE w chords

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My Country ’Tis of Thee (America)
Words by Reverend Samuel Francis Smith
Traditional Tune
Illustrated by Todd Ouren
This link is a PDF with all the words and chords for this book:
my-country-tis-of-thee-for-sbwe-w-chords-wds-4-bk

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my favorite things graef
My Favorite Things
Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
Illustrations by Renee Graef

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my favorite things warhola
My Favorite Things

Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
Illustrated by James Warhola

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New York State of Mind

Words and Music by Billy Joel
Illustrated by IZAK

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a-nice-place-to-be-eleg-sbwe-w-chords
A Nice Place to Be (with chords)
Rhyme and Music by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To view or print this page, click here:
a-nice-place-to-be-eleg-sbwe-w-chords

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a-nice-place-to-be-eleg-sbwe
A Nice Place to Be (rhyme only)
Rhyme and Music by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To view or print this page, click here:
a-nice-place-to-be-eleg-sbwe

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octopus's garden starr cort
Octopus’s Garden
Words and Music by Ringo Starr
Illustrated by Ben Cort

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Oh Mother Dear Please Listen Up by ELEG for SBWE
Oh Mother Dear Please Listen Up Song Sheet avec Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Tune of Twinkle Little Star
Words by Emily Gleichenhaus
Adapted from Ah vous dirai-je Maman
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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OLD BLUE 4 SBWE limberjack
Old Blue (arranged by ELEG for SBWE and limberjack dog)

Traditional Words and Tune
Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE

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old king cole book for sbwe cover only
Old King Cole Sing Along Booklet for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Book Assembled by Sing Books with Emily

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SBWE SBS old king cole w chords
Old King Cole w Chords for SBWE SBS
Traditional Words and Tune
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS old king cole (no chords)
Old King Cole for SBWE SBS (no chords)

Traditional Words and Tune
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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Old MacDonald Had a Farm (Classic Books with Holes)
Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Pam Adams
(You can find editions of this book which are packaged with a terrific sing-along CD)

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One Elephant Went Out to Play (Classic Books with Holes)

Classic Books with Holes Series
Traditional Words and Tune (Sing to the tune of “Five Little Ducks”)
Illustrated by Sanja Rescek
(This book features a printing of the song’s simple melody, a paragraph on the helpful use of this type of book for emergent readers, and a page of activity ideas using the book and song)

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One Little, Two Little, Three Little Pilgrims

Sing to the Traditional Tune, ONE LITTLE TWO LITTLE
Words Adapted by B.G. Hennessy
Illustrated by Lynne Cravath

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ONE TWINKLY TUNE, MANY SONGS COLLECTION FOR SING BOOKS WITH EMILY BINDER COVER
To view or print this page, click here:
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To help keep track of what was written and when, I assembled this brief history which you can put in the binder with the other sheets:
one twinkly tune many songs brief history
ONE TWINKLY TUNE, MANY SONGS COLLECTION FOR SING BOOKS WITH EMILY BRIEF HISTORY
To view or print this page, click here:
one twinkly tune many songs brief history

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One Two Three Four Mary at the Cottage Door (for SBWE)
Traditional Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
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One Two Three Four Mary at the Cottage Door
Traditional Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone

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One Two Three Four Mary at the Cottage Door
Traditional Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
1234-mary-at-the-cottage-door-eleg-sbwe-lyrics

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One Wide River to Cross (also One More River)
Traditional Words and Tune
Adapted by Barbara Emberley
Illustrated by Ed Emberley

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ON TOP OF SPAGHETTI
Traditional Tune (sing to the tune of “On Top of Old Smoky“)
Lyrics Adapted by Tom Glazer
Illustrated by Tom Garcia

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ON TOP OF SPAGHETTI
Traditional Tune (sing to the tune of “On Top of Old Smoky“)
Lyrics Adapted by Tom Glazer
Illustrated by Art Seiden

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ON TOP OF SPAGHETTI (for SBWE)
Traditional Tune (sing to the tune of “On Top of Old Smoky“)
Lyrics by Tom Glazer
Chords Adapted for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
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SBWE SBS Ostentation of a Peacock w chords
Ostentation of a Peacock w Chords for SBWE SBS
Words and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Traditional Tune Brother John/Frere Jacques
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this card, click here:
SBWE SBS Ostentation of a Peacock w chords

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SBWE SBS Ostentation of a Peacock (no chords)
Ostentation of a Peacock  for SBWE SBS (no chords)
Words and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Sing to the Traditional Tune Brother John/Frere Jacques
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this card, click here:
SBWE SBS Ostentation of a Peacock (no chords)

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Our Abe Lincoln
Traditional Tune, Sing to the tune of “The Old Gray Mare
Words Adapted by Jim Aylesworth
Illustrated by Barbara McClintock

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Over in the Hollow
Sing to the Tune of “Over in the Meadow
Words Adapted by Rebecca Dickinson
Illustrated by Stephan Britt

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Over in the Meadow
Based on the Original Version by Olive A. Wadsworth
Words by Olive A. Wadsworth
Music by Mabel Wood Hill
Illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats

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Over in the Meadow (Barefoot Books)
Words by Olive A. Wadsworth
Words Adapted by Jill McDonald
Music by Mabel Wood Hill
Illustrated by Jill McDonald
Published by Barefoot Books 

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Over in the Meadow
Words by Olive A. Wadsworth
Music by Mabel Wood Hill
Words Adapted by John Langstaff
Illustrated by Fedor Rojankovsky

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Over the Rainbow
Words and Music by Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg
Illustrated by Eric Puybaret
Published by Imagine Publishing Inc.
ISBN 978-1-936140-00-8 (2010 hard cover edition), ISBN-13: 978-1623540449 (2014 boardbook edition)

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Over the River and Through the Wood
Traditional Tune
Poem by Lydia Maria Child
Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Post for this special illustration:
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2011/11/21/a-new-ride-over-the-river/

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The Owl and the Pussycat

Words by Edward Lear
Musical Settings by Various Artists
Illustrated by Jan Brett

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The Owl and the Pussycat

Words by Edward Lear
Musical Settings by Various Artists
Illustrated by James Marshall

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Pass the Buck (a Fun Song About the Famous Faces and Places on American Money)
Words by Michael Dahl
Sing to the Tune of This Old Man
Illustrated by Brandon Reibeling
From the Fun Song Series

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Penny’s Song (lyrics w chords)

Words and Music by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To view or print this sheet, click here:
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A Pie Sat on a Pear Tree
Traditional Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
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A Pie Sat on a Pear Tree
Traditional Rhyme
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone
From: Dean’s Mother Goose Book of Rhymes (1977)

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Port Side Pirates
Words and Music by Oscar Seaworthy
Illustrated by Debbie Harter
Published by Barefoot Books

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Preamble Song

Preamble Text by Gouverneur Morris
Music and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
From SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK 

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The Preamble to the Constitution of the United States

Sing this with THE PREAMBLE SONG from SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK   (and FIFTY NIFTY STATES, too!)
Preamble Song
Preamble Text by Gouverneur Morris
Music and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Inscribed and Illustrated by Sam Fink
From: The Constitution of the United States of America (With Benjamin Franklin’s Address to the Delegates Upon the Signing of the Constitution)

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Preamble
Art by Mike Wilkins (1987)
Smithsonian American Art Museum
http://americanart.si.edu
Sing this ART with The Preamble Song” from Schoolhouse Rock”  (and Fifty Nifty States, too!)
Additional Lyrics by
Music by Lynn Ahrens

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Presidents Name Song for Sing Books with Emily
Sing to the Traditional Tune, ONE LITTLE TWO LITTLE
Song Intro by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Illustrations and Layout Compiled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Sing Sing Books with Emily’s The Presidents Name Song with the melody sing-along track, here:
http://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/presidentsnamesong-melody
If you are interested in a copy of this book, please email: SingBooksWithEmily.att.net, or leave a comment to this post.

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Presidents Name Song for Sing Books with Emily
Song Intro by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Illustrations and Layout Compiled by LearningWithEase.com
Sing Sing Books with Emily’s The Presidents Name Song with the melody sing-along track, here:
http://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/presidentsnamesong-melody

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THE PROJECT PUT THEME SONG LYRICS w guitar chords
Project PUT Theme Song: This Land for You and Me, Lyric Sheet with Guitar Chords
Sing to the Tune of America: My Country Tis of Thee
Adapted Lyrics by Eloise and her mom
Traditional Tune
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
THE PROJECT PUT THEME SONG LYRICS w guitar chords

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Puff the Magic Dragon
Words and Music by Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton
Illustrated by Eric Puybaret

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Red, Red Robin
Words and Music by Harry Woods
Illustrated by Lori Lee Stultz

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River
Words and Music by Bill Staines
Illustrated by Kate Spohn

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Rhode Island is Famous for You
Words by Howard Dietz
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Book Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
This book is for home and classroom use only.

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Row, Row, Row the Boats (A Fun Song About George Washington Crossing the Delaware)
Book by by Michael Dahl
Sing to the Tune of Row Your Boat
Illustrated by Sandra D’Antonio
From the Fun Song Series

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Row, Row, Row Your Boat
Traditional Words and Tune
Additional Words by Jane Cabrera
Illustrated by Jane Cabrera

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Rubber Duckie

Words and Music by Jeffrey Moss
Book Assembled for Sing Books with Emily
This book is for home and classroom use only.

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RUBY THE RED NOSE REINDEER
Words by Emily Gleichenhaus
Music by Johnny Marks
Sketch by ELEG
To view or print this song, click here:
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Words and Music by Johnny Marks
Arrangement for SBWE
Art by Eloise (2009)
To view or print this page, click here:
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Original Story by Robert L. May
Written for Montgomery Ward Department Store in 1939
Illustrated by Denver Gillen
Set to Music by Johnny Marks (1948)

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Words and Music by Johnny Marks
Published by World International Publishing Limited, Great Britain, 1989
ISBN #: 7235-8891-0

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Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town

Word and Music by J. Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie
Illustrated by Steven Kellogg

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SCINTILLATE, SCINTILLATE ILLUSTRATED SONG SHEET WITH CHORDS BY ELEG FOR SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune

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The Seals on the Bus

Traditional Tune (Sing to the tune of “The Wheels on the Bus”)
Words Adapted by Lenny Hort
Illustrated by G. Brian Karas

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The Secret Sits
Poem by Robert Frost
Tune by  Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Illustration Assembled by  Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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The Secret Sits
Poem by Robert Frost
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
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Señor Pancho Had a Rancho (and Old MacDonald)
Words by René Colato Laínez,
Illustrated by Elwood Smith
(Holiday House, $16.95)
978-0-8234-2632-4

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She'll Be Comin Round the Mountain SBWE
She’ll Be Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain for SBWE and Limberhorse
Traditional Words and Tune
Adapted by Emily for SBWE
Page by ELEG for SBWE

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Silver Bells
Words and Music by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Illustrated by Jane Dippold
ISBN 0-06-000045-7

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Silver Bells (a Musical Pop-Up Book)
Words and Music by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Illustrated by Robert Steele, Iain Smyth, James Diaz

This is a popup book with beautiful illustrations which depict scenes from New York (some Victorian) at Christmastime.

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Simple Gifts (The Shaker Hymn)

Words and Music by Elder Joseph Brackett
Illustrated by Chris Raschka

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Simple Gifts ELEG for SBWE
Simple Gifts Song Sheet with Guitar Chords for SBWE
Words and Music by Elder Joseph Brackett
Guitar Chords and Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
Simple Gifts ELEG for SBWE

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Simple Gifts Song Sheet for SBWE Songbook Series (no chords)

Words and Music by Elder Joseph Brackett
Guitar Chords and Arrangement by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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Sing…sing a song
Music and Lyrics by Joe Raposo
Illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld

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Sing (Sing-A-Song Storybook)

Words and Music by Joe Raposo
Illustrated by Kenn Backhaus

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Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series Host Page
This link has links to an ever growing collection of printable song sheets (ready for decoration) and resources to help you sing the songs.  Song categories include: Poetry, Many Songs/One Twinkly Tune, and Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes.  New content added frequently.

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Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series: Little Songs
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS - Lullabies Cover
Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series: Lullabies 
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS For Very Young - Many Songs 1 Tune
Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series: Many Songs, One Twinkly Tune 

Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS- Many Songs 1 Tune

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SBWE SBS - Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes Cover
Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series: Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS - Poetry Cover
Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series: Poetry
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SMILE SONG
Words Adapted from a Girl Scout Song
Sing to the tune of 99 Bottles
Chords by ELEG for SBWE

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SMILE SONG Song Sheet with Guitar Chords for SBWE
Words Adapted from a Girl Scout Song
Sing to the tune of 99 Bottles
Chords by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
Smile Song w chords SBWE

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Smokey the Bear (Illustrated Song)
Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Pictures Assembled from Resources Online
This book is for classroom use only.

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Snuggle Puppy

Words by Sandra Boynton
Music by Sandra Boynton and Michael Ford
Illustrated by Sandra Boynton

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Space Song Rocket Ride
Words and Music by Sunny Scribens (using elements of the song AND THE GREEN GRASS GREW ALL AROUND)
Illustrated by David Sim
CD Performance by Mark Collins
Published by Barefoot Books 

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The Sparrow
Words and Music by Jill Leger
Illustrated by Jill Leger
Sing-Along on Youtube with a karaoke video of “The Sparrow”:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hlxqa-eXTVw
Emily’s recording of “The Sparrow” on:
http://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/the-sparrow-eleg-by-jill-leger

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Spider on the Floor (Raffi Songs to Read)
Words and Music by Bill Russell
Raffi Songs to Read
Illustrated by True Kelley

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Star Spangled Banner

Words by Francis Scott Key
Music by J. Stafford Smith
Illustrated by Todd Ouren

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2014 edition with new cover art
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Star Spangled Banner, 2014 Reissue
Words by Francis Scott Key
Music by J. Stafford Smith
Illustrated by Peter Spier

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Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Poem by Robert Frost
Sing to the Tune of Greensleeves
Illustrated by Susan Jeffers
Sing along with Emily, here:
https://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/stopping-by-woods-eleg-2010

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Stopping by Woods w Guitar Chords SBWE update
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Song Sheet with Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Poem by Robert Frost
Sing to the Tune of Greensleeves
Song Sheet Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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Stories of Santa (Up on the Housetop, Jolly Old St. Nicholas)

Words and Music by (or attributed to), Benjamin Russell Hanby
Illustrated by “Hallmark Archives and Design Collection”

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Sunrise, Sunset

Words by Sheldon Harnick
Music by Jerry Bock
Illustrated by Ian Schoenherr
This song is from the musical “Fiddler on the Roof”

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Sunshine on My Shoulders
Words by John Denver
Music by John Denver, Mike Taylor & Dick Kniss
Illustrated by Christopher Canyon

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The Surrey with the Fringe on Top

Words by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music by Richard Rodgers
Illustrated by James Warhola

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Sweet Suffolk Owl
Poem Attributed to an Anonymous Author
Illustrations Assembled by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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The Swing
Poem by Robert Lewis Stevenson
Traditional Tune
Illustrated by Julie Morstad
Originally Published in A Child’s Garden of Verses
ISBN 978-1897476482
Sing “The Swing” with Emily:
https://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/the-swing-rls-eleg-sbwe

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The Swing
Poem by Robert Lewis Stevenson
Traditional Tune
Illustrated by Heather Lynn Harris
Originally Published in A Child’s Garden of Verses
Sing “The Swing” with Emily:
https://soundcloud.com/singbookswithemily/the-swing-rls-eleg-sbwe

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take me home country roads
Take Me Home, Country Roads

Words and Music by John Denver, Taffy Nivert and Bill Danoff
Words Adapted by Christopher Canyon
Illustrated by Christopher Canyon
ISBN 978-1584690726

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Words by Jack Norworth
Music by Albert Von Tilzer
Illustrated by Amiko Hirao
Performed by Carly Simon

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The Teddy Bears’ Picnic
Words and Music by Jimmy Kennedy
Illustrated by Michael Hague
ISBN 978-0-8050-5349-4

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There’s a Train Out for Dreamland
Music and Lyrics by Frederich H. Heider and Carl Kress
Illustrated by Jane Dyer and Brooke Dyer
ISBN 978-0-06-058022-3

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there was an old dragon
There Was an Old Dragon Who Swallowed a Knight
Based on THERE WAS/I KNOW AN OLD LADY Tune
Words by Penny Parker Klostermann
Illustrated by Ben Mantle

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated and designed by Jeremy Holmes
(This version is sooooooooo cool!  The old lady’s eyes shut when you turn the last page)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZlj_Yszp3U

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Clover
Traditional Tune
Words by Lucille Colandro
Illustrated by Jared Lee

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated and designed by Simms Taback
(“There was an old lady…” is featured in the Scholastic Video Collection)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=altckbVlceM

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly (Classic Books with Holes)
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Pam Adams
Classic Books with Holes Series

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There Was an Old Man with a Beard (for SBWE)
Poem by Edward Lear
Traditional Tune
Guitar Chords, Adaptation and Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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OLD MAN BEARD ELEG SBWE w chords
There Was an Old Man with a Beard (song sheet w chords for SBWE)
Poem by Edward Lear
Traditional Tune
Guitar Chords, Adaptation and Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
OLD MAN BEARD ELEG SBWE w chords

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OLD MAN BEARD ELEG SBWE da vinci (no chords)
There Was an Old Man with a Beard (song sheet for SBWE no chords)
Poem by Edward Lear
Traditional Tune
Guitar Chords, Adaptation and Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
OLD MAN BEARD ELEG SBWE da vinci (no chords)

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there was an old witch
There Was an Old Witch
Traditional Tune
Words by Howard W. Reeves
Illustrated by David Catrow

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There Was an Old Woman Tossed Up in a Basket
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG
Guitar Chords by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Illustration by Ursula Koering
From Childcraft, Volume 1, The Poems of Early Childhood (1954)

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There Was an Old Woman Tossed Up in a Basket by ELEG for SBWE SBS
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG
Guitar Chords by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS old woman tossed no chords
There Was an Old Woman Tossed Up in a Basket by ELEG for SBWE SBS (no chords)
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG
Guitar Chords by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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The Thirteen Days of Halloween
Traditional Words and Tune (sing to the tune of “The Thirteen Days of Christmas”)
Words Adapted by Carol Greene
Illustrated by Tim Raglin

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This is the House that Jack Built (Classic Books with Holes)

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Pam Adams
Classic Books with Holes Series

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This is the House that Jack Built

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrations by Simms Taback

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This Land is Your Land

Words and Music by Woody Guthrie
With a Tribute by Pete Seeger
Illustrated by Kathy Jakobsen
This book, rich in detail, features printed music and a tribute to Woody Guthrie written by Pete Seeger.

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This Little Light of Mine (Raffi Songs to Read)

Traditional Tune
Additional Words by Raffi
Illustrated by Stacey Schuett

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SBWE SBS time to rise
Time to Rise for SBWE Songbook Series

Poem by Robert Louis Stevenson
Traditional Tune

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Today is Monday
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Eric Carle
(This book features printed sheet music and printed lyrics)
Click here for the Sing Books with Emily “Today is Monday, All You Hungry Children” Poster Card:
today is monday, come and eat it up sign
Click here for a link to the Sing Books with Emily “Today is Monday Sound Effects and Movements” Poster Card:
today is monday, sound effects and move

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Tomorrow
Words by Martin Charnin
Music by Charles Strouse
From the Musical ANNIE
For classroom use only.

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TO MEET MR. LINCOLN (Book for SBWE)
Poem by Eve Merriam
Tune by ELEG for SBWE

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TO MEET MR. LINCOLN
Poem by Eve Merriam
Illustrated by Marc Simont
Featured in Sing a Song of Popcorn (Every Child’s Book of Poems)
Tune by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
to-meet-mr-lincoln-merriam-eleg-sbwe

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Trouble Brewing (A Fun Song about the Boston Tea Party)
(A sing-along history lesson with music and lyrics)
Words and Music by Michael Dahl
Traditional Tune (sing to the tune of My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean)
Illustrated by Brandon Reibeling

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Twelve Days of Christmas

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Bill Bolton

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The Twelve Days of Christmas: A Pinata for the Pinon Tree
Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Philemon Sturges
Illustrated by Ashley Wolff

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TWINKLE LITTLE BAT (L. Carroll) song card w chords 4 sbwe
Twinkle Little Bat Song Sheet w Chords  by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Lewis Carroll
Poster Card by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Click here to view or print the poster card:
TWINKLE LITTLE BAT (L. Carroll) song card w chords 4 sbwe

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Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Bat
Published in: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Traditional Tune, Same as “ABC Song” and “Baa Blacksheep
Words by Lewis Carroll
Book Assembled by ELEG for SBWE

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TWINKLE LITTLE BAT (L. Carroll) song card w chords 4 sbwe
Twinkle Little Bat Song Sheet w Chords  by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune
Words Adapted by Lewis Carroll
Poster Card by ELEG for SBWE

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twinkle little shrew sheet w chords by ELEG for SBWE
TWINKLE LITTLE SHREW
Words Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE
Play as a Waltz

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SBWE SBS twinkle little shrew sheet w chords
TWINKLE LITTLE SHREW FOR SBWE SONGBOOK SERIES
Words Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Traditional Tune, Play as a Waltz
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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twinkle little star sheet w chords by ELEG for SBWE
Twinkle Little Star Song Sheet with Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Words by Jane Taylor
Traditional Tune
Page Coordinated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus for SBWE

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Twinkle Little Star Song Sheet w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Words by Jane Taylor
Traditional Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Poem by Jane Taylor
Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
(This gorgeously illustrated book gets a gold star for using the mostly unacknowledged FULL text of the poem)

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United States State Capitals Song
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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Up On the Housetop (Sing a Story)
Words and Music by Benjamin Hanby
Illustrated by Wendy Edelson
ISBN  978-0769649122

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Up, Up, Up

Words and Music by Susan Reed
Illustrated by Rachel Oldfield
Published by Barefoot Books 

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Waking Up is Hard to Do
Music and Lyrics by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield
Children’s Lyrics by Neil Sedaka
Illustrated by Daniel Miyares

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland
Words and Music by Felix Bernard and Richard B. Smith
As Sung by Peggy Lee
Illustrated By Tim Hopgood

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Waltzing Matilda
Traditional Folk Tune Arranged by Christina Macpherson
Poem by A.B. “Banjo” Paterson
Illustrated by Desmond Digby

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Waltzing Matilda (Refrain Poster Card)
Traditional Folk Tune Arranged by Christina Macpherson
Poem by A.B. “Banjo” Paterson
Card by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
To print or view the above poster featuring the “Waltzing Matilda” refrain lyrics, click here:
waltzing matilda refrain for book 7X7

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We’re Sailing to Galapagos (A Week in the Pacific)

Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Words by Laurie Krebs
Illustrated by Grazia Restelli
Published by Barefoot Books 

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We’re Sailing to Galapagos (A Week in the Pacific)
Tune and Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Words by Laurie Krebs
To view or print this song sheet, click here:
We’re Sailing to Galapagos lyrics w chords SBWE

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what a wonderful world tim hopgood
What a Wonderful World
Words and Lyrics by Bob Thiele and George David Weiss
Illustrated By Tim Hopgood

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What a Wonderful World

Words and Music by George David Weiss and Bob Thiele
Illustrated by Ashley Bryan

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What a Wonderful World (Sing-A-Song Storybook)
Words and Music by George David Weiss and Bob Thiele
Illustrated by Renee Graef

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When I First Came to This Land

Words and Music by Oscar Brand
Illustrated by Doris Burn
LOC Catalog Card Number: 74-77596
This book contains notes about the author and illustrator and printed sheet music.

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when i heard the learn'd astonomer loren long
When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer
Words by Walt Whitman
Music by Various Artists
Pictures by Loren Long

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When Johnny Comes Marching Home (A Song About a Soldier’s Return)
Traditional Tune
Words by Patrick S. Gilmore
Illustrated by Todd Ouren
(This book features printed music, historical information and activities)

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When You Wish Upon a Star
Music by Ned Washington
Words by Leigh Harline
Illustrated by Eric Puybaret

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white christmas michael hague
White Christmas (Irving Berlin’s)
Words and Music by Irving Berlin
Illustrated By Michael Hague

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Who Built the Ark? (Based on an African-American Spiritual)
Traditional Words and Music
Illustrated by Pam Paparone

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SBWE SBS Who Has Seen the Windw chords
WHO HAS SEEN THE WIND (SBWE Songbook Series)
Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti
Traditional Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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Who Has Seen the Wind ELEG SBWE
WHO HAS SEEN THE WIND (Song Sheet by SBWE)
Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti
Traditional Tune
Page by ELEG for SBWE

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who is on on the US money song cover only
Who is on the United States Money Song
Sing to the Tune of the Can-Can
Conceived of by Morgan Gleichenhaus
Words by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus
Pictures Coordinated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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Who Is On the US $ Song ELEG SBWE Lyric Sheet
Who is on the United States Money Song
Sing to the Tune of the Can-Can
Conceived of by Morgan Gleichenhaus
Words by ELEG for SBWE
To view or print this page, click here:
Who Is On the US $ Song ELEG SBWE Lyric Sheet

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Whole World
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Christopher Corr

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Winter Song
Poem by William Shakespeare
From Shakespeare’s play LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST
Introduction by Alice Provensen
Illustrated by Melanie Hall
Musical Settings by Various Artists (Including Thomas Arne)
Sing-along with Emily’s instrumental, prepared by Paul Raiman (www.MyRehearsalPianist.com)
(This poem may also be known as “Winter Song,” “Winter’s Song,” “Winter,” “Owl Song,” and, by its first line, “When icicles hang by the wall”)

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wise old owl book eleg sbwe cover only
Wise Old Owl for SBWE
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Book Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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SBWE SBS wise old owl w chords
Wise Old Owl Song Sheet w Chords SBWE SBS
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this sheet, click here:
SBWE SBS wise old owl w chords

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wise old owl w chords eleg sbwe
Wise Old Owl Song Sheet with Chords for Sing Books with Emily
Traditional Words and Tune Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
Poem by Eugene Field
Music by Various Artists (Including Carly and Lucy Simon)
Illustrated by Giselle Potter

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Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
Poem by Eugene Field
Music by Various Artists (Including Carly and Lucy Simon)
Illustrated by David McPhail

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yankee doodle 1776 verse text sbwe eleg w chords
Yankee Doodle for SBWE Sing Along Sheet with Guitar Chords
Traditional Words and Tune Slightly Adapted by ELEG for SBWE
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE

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Yankee Doodle (A Song from the American Revolution)

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Todd Ouren
(This book features printed music, a page of song history, and activity ideas)

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Yankee Doodle
Traditional Music
Words by Dr. Richard Shackburg
Illustrated with Woodcuts by Ed Emberley

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Yellow Submarine (Sing-A-Song Storybook)
Words and Music by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Illustrated by Cathy Holly

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You Are My Sunshine
Words and Music by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
Illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church

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you are my sunshine eleg sbwe
You Are My Sunshine for SBWE
Words and Music by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
Illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church
To view or print this page, click here:
you are my sunshine eleg sbwe

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You’re a Grand Old Flag
Words and Music by George M. Cohan
Illustrated by Warren Kimble

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You’re a Grand Old Flag

Words and Music by George M. Cohan
Illustrated by Todd Ouren

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Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin

Words by Lloyd Moss
Illustrated by Marjorie Priceman
(You can sing “Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin” to the tune of “Reuben, Reuben”)

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SBWE SBS ZYX letters caps WITH SIGN and chords portrait

ZYX Sing Along Card with ASL Alph & Chords for SBWE Songbook Series
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series

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SBWE SBS ZYX letters caps w sign no chords
ZYX Sing Along Card with ASL Alph for SBWE Songbook Series

Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this Sing Along Card, click here:
SBWE SBS ZYX letters caps w sign no chords

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ZYX letters caps WITH SIGN and chords portrait ELEG 4 SBWE
ZYX Sing Along Card with ASL Alphabet and Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE

Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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 ZYXs, a Singable Picture Book
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustrated by Emily Leatha Everson Gleichenhaus

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The wonderful songs in this list can be combined to create sets of songs to celebrate an incredible variety of themes, subjects and ideas. The following is a catalog of the explorations I’ve assembled so far:

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SINGABLE PICTURE BOOK LISTS FOR SPECIAL OCCASIONS AND INTERESTS
Lists of Illustrated Songs for singing and exploring specific subjects
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/song-book-lists-for-all-occasions/

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SONG SETS
Sets of songs curated to be sung together to explore various themes

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SONG SET: ANIMAL ADVENTURES WITH EMILY
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2017/05/18/animal-adventures-with-emily-a-singable-set-with-illustrations-for-singer-and-guitar/

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SONG SET: ABCs and ZYXs with ASL

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SONG SET: CANDY AND REASON
(Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman/Hippity Hop to the Barber Shop)

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SONG SET: DO ALL THE GOOD YOU CAN FOR YOUR COUNTRY
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/09/03/do-all-the-good-you-can-for-your-country-a-set-with-illustrations-for-singer-and-guitar/

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SONG SET: ENCHANTED EVENTIDE
A set of enchanting little songs that all take place in the evening, the woods, and in the night sky.
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/04/15/sbwes-enchanting-eventide-as-set-with-illustrations-for-singer-and-guitar/

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SONG SET: FOUR FOR ALICE
Four tunes from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/07/22/four-for-alice-an-sbwe-song-set/

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SONG SET: HALLOWEEN TREATS PART 1
This set of book is a little spooky, but lots of fun.  A couple of the songs are “advanced” and better for children 5 and up.
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2011/10/22/sbwe-singable-picture-book-set-halloween-treats-part-1-for-kindergarten-and-up/

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SONG SET: HEY HO KING COLE
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/09/03/hey-ho-king-cole-a-set-with-illustrations-for-singer-and-guitar/

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SONG SET: KEEP THE MAGIC
A set of 4 songs that inspire lifelong cultivation of imagination, creativity, and music
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/07/20/keep-the-magic-a-sing-books-song-set/

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SONG SET: MANY SONGS, ONE TWINKLY TUNE
A set from SBWE Songbook Series, all these (some surprisingly profound) songs are sung to the same familiar tune.
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2015/09/22/sing-books-with-emily-songbook-series-for-the-very-young-many-songs-one-twinkly-tune/

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SONG SET: MOTHER GOOSE SET 1
A set of familiar Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes for sing-along that will surely make your nostalgic with childhood memories
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/07/23/mother-goose-nursery-rhyme-set-1-for-sing-books-with-emily/

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SONG SET: MUSIC ON MUSIC
A Set of Illustrated Songs about Music and Songs
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/08/05/music-on-music-a-set-of-illustrated-songs-about-music-and-songs/

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SONG SET: OWL BIRD OWL (or OWL SANDWICH)
A little song about an owl followed by a song about birds followed by another little song about 5 owls in an old elm tree
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/06/01/owl-sandwich-set/

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SONG SET: OWLS, WINTER AND COLD IN MUSIC AND WORDS FROM THE 16TH TO 20TH CENTURIES, A SET OF ILLUSTRATED SONGS CURATED FOR SING BOOKS WITH EMILY
A list of haunting, hooting, beautiful songs to sing for the wintertime with music and words that cross time 500 years or so
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2013/11/21/owls-winter-and-cold-in-music-and-words-from-the-16th-to-20th-centuries-a-curated-set-of-illustrated-songs/

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SONG SET: PUFF AND THE ASTRONOMER: DON’T LOSE THE MAGIC
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2014/04/23/puff-and-the-astronomer-dont-lose-the-magic/

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SONG SET: STATES & CAPITALS
3 Song Set Celebrating United States’ State Names, Capitals and Products of the States
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2012/08/16/three-song-set-celebrating-united-states-state-names-capitals-and-special-products/

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SONG SET: SUN AND WIND
(You Are My Sunshine/Who Has Seen the Wind)

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SONG SET: THREE FOR THE SOUND OF MUSIC
DO RE MI, EDELWEISS, and MY FAVORITE THINGS combine for a sweet three song set that gives kids lots talk about
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/06/07/sbwe-song-set-three-for-the-sound-of-music/

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SONG SET: TROIS CHANSONS PETITE EN FRANCAISES
Three favorite little songs in French: FRERE JACQUES, DITES-MOI, A VOUS DIRAI-JE MAMAN
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/01/30/favorite-little-french-songs/

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SONG SET: USA BASICS
A  set of songs to help us learn a trove of basic facts about our wonderful United States of America: PREAMBLE SONG, WHO IS ON THE UNITED STATES MONEY, FIFTY NIFTY STATES, UNTIED STATES STATE CAPITALS SONG, YOU’RE A GRAND OLD FLAG, and THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER

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SONG SET: YANKEE DOODLE LUCY
Combining Yankee Doodle and Lucy Locket (that both use the same tune)

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SING BOOKS SONG SETS, AN ESSAY
What goes into a Sing Books song set and why
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/07/20/sing-books-song-sets-an-essay/

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Related Posts

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SONGBOOK SERIES BY SING BOOKS WITH EMILY
Sing Books with Emily Songbook Series
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/sbwe-song-book-series/

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SING BOOKS SONG SETS, AN ESSAY
What goes into a Sing Books song set and why
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/07/20/sing-books-song-sets-an-essay/

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SING BOOKS WITH EMILY REPERTOIRE OF ILLUSTRATED SONG
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/the-sing-books-with-emily-repertoire-of-illustrated-song/

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MOST REQUESTED ILLUSTRATED SONGS
This is the list of songs from the Sing Books with Emily Repertoire of Illustrated Songs that children request the most: Kids Favorite Illustrated Songs
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2017/03/26/most-requested-illustrated-songs-and-an-even-longer-list-of-honorable-mentions/

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