Primary School Songs

The following titles are songs that I wrote during my time as a primary school teacher at Daystar Rudolf Steiner School and at Shearwater The Mullumbimby Steiner School. They represent only a portion of the songs written during my tenure at these schools and you will find live links to a few of them that were recorded with the children who are featured in the vocals.

  • Anticipation -this song is a story for children about difficulty of waiting for things and the emotions involved
  • Children of the Flame -this song is a story about Salamanders
  • Emperor Penguin – this song is a story about Emperor Penguins in Antartica and their behaviour
  • Exquisite – this song is a story about articulation, alliteration and communication in the spoken word
  • Hercules Hero – this song is a story about the mythological heroic deeds of Hercules
  • In the Shade – this song is a story about the qualities of winter
  • Mountain of Movement – this song is a story about Mount Warning in winter time
  • Numa Night Child – this song is a story about a child growing up in ancient Gual
  • Olympia – this song is a story about the Gods of Olympus
  • Plant Life – this song is a story about the etheric nature of plants and the essential qualities of life
  • Rainbow Winter – this song is a story about the colours of winter time
  • Song of Sandstone – this song is a story about the seeming permanence of stone
  • Skylark – this is the story of an eastern seagull, his mate, their nest and behaviours
  • The Dreamtime Song – this song is a story about Aboriginal perspectives of country
  • The Elephant Song – this song is a story about elephants, monkeys and tigers
  • The Four Number Movers – this song is a story about the four mathematical operations
  • The Mirror Mist – another Autumn song highlighting the combining of states
  • The Number Rhumba – this song is also a story about the four mathematical operations
  • The Poetry Song – this song is a story about what we do when we write poetry
  • The Sky Serpent – this song is a story about the sky serpent and its various colours and forms throughout the year
  • The Sun Scribe – this song is a story about a scribe in ancient Egypt and his role in keeping tally of the harvest
  • The Temple of Number – this song is a story about the nature of number
  • The Whinger’s Medley – this song is a round in three parts based on the season

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