If this song really means something special to you, describe your feelings and thoughts. Continue to look for other big and little objects such as stones, twigs, flowers, and so on. Lyrics Herky: Opposite, opposite, Come and play along. Snuffy: And the opposite of heavy would be? Jay Jay: The opposite of fast, Snuff? It became Abdul's fourth number-one single on the and made her only the fourth artist in music history to score four number-one hits from a single album, after , and. Have the children use their fingers to feel textured objects in this project. Jay Jay: But where we start to fly, We are the opposite. Provide the children with a bag or bucket to collect items to take back to the classroom to observe.
Author Unknown Teaching preschoolers about opposites is a fun theme. All: Opposites are everywhere Once you learn the game. Gather the cards, shuffle them and play the game again. Give each child a picture and ask them to find the other child with the opposite card. During circle time, play this game that gets the children involved with opposites.
Snuffy: The opposite of coming Is going, right? If you get the answer right then you cannot get it wrong. The video won the 1991 for. Continue making pairs of cards to include: a glass full and empty, a person tall and short, a door opened and closed, a moon for night and a sun for day, and so on. Show them a big leaf and a little leaf. I go left, you go right I travel in the daytime You prefer the night Wherever I go away from, you go to Tell me why do you always do the opposite Of what I do? Continue playing until the children lose interest, but bring back this game another day as repetition is the key to learning. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
These are only a few activities to get your started but there are many other activities, such as to continue this concept. Song Episode Version Songs Model Series Main Series The Opposites Game Jay Jay's Mysteries Series. For example, on one card draw a big square and the other card a small square, or draw a happy face on one card and a sad face on another. For objects not suitable for collecting, ask the children to point them out, for example dogs and trees. Take index cards and draw pictures on each.
. Well, when I come in honey, you go out You're sure of yourself and I am filled with doubt When I want more, you give me less When I say no, you say Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes Honey, you hang loose And I'm uptight You know I'm heavy, baby And you are light When you stay false, how can I stay true? Examples are tissue paper, yarn, ribbon, felt, fabrics, feathers, and so on. Opposites Texture Box Is it rough, smooth, scratchy or soft? It is sung by Jay Jay, Herky and Snuffy as they play their opposites game. The Wild Pair did not perform in the video. Herky: If the signal says to stop, Of course the opposite is go! Light and Dark Pictures As the children create these pictures they will get an understanding of light and dark.
Another time, play this observation game indoors looking at toys and other items in the classroom. The song's music video was directed by and , in which Abdul dances with cartoon character , voiced by The Wild Pair, Bruce DeShazer and Marvin Gunn. Discussion and Circle Time Game Young children are naturally curious about what is alike and different in their world. Vocals on the song, in addition to Abdul, were provided by Bruce DeShazer and Marv Gunn, also known as. It was written and produced by Oliver Leiber.
Opposites can never be the same! I go up, you go down I go in a straight line You go round and round I go over and under, you go through Tell me why do you always do the opposite Of what I do? Don't hesitate to explain what songwriters and singer wanted to say. Paula even choreographed the animated character's moves to match her live-action dance moves in the video. Fat and thin, out and in, Top and bottom, high and low. Tell me why do you always do the opposite Of what I do? Think about the sizes of feet too. Have the pair stand back to back. Children come to understand the concept of opposites by using their five senses. By giving them chances to explore opposites, children will begin to learn skills in math, science, and problem solving.
Wet and dry, hello, good-bye, And the shapes of square and round. The music video adds an intro rap written by. When all the children are paired up, ask them to name their pictures and check their understanding of the two opposites. Snuffy: I guess that would be slow! Jay Jay: If you get the answer right, Then you cannot get it wrong. Watch your favorite song by clicking a title below: 0:08 The Opposites Song 3:15 London Bridge 5:33 Rain, Rain, Go Away 8:10 Skidamarink 10:39 Balloon Boat Race 13:52 Yes Yes Vegetables 17:37 5 Little Ducks 2 20:24 Finger Family 22:38 5 Little Speckled Frogs 25:29 3 Little Pigs 2 29:03 Hickory Dickory Dock 32:09 Sneezing Song 33:44 The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Watch Our Playlist:. All: Opposite, opposite, Come and play along. .
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