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Our new CD EVERTHING IS CONNECTED wins a Parents' Choice Award!

Category: Animal Songs

Published: Thursday, March 28, 2013

 

Dear Friends,

     I have great news! Our new CD, "EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED (and Other Animal Songs for Kids)" has been be chosen as a 2013 Parents' Choice Award winner! This is truly an honor for Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders. The Parents' Choice Awards program honors the best material for children: books, toys, music and storytelling, magazines, software, video games, television and websites. Parents' Choice Foundation, established in 1978 as a 501c3, is the nation's oldest nonprofit guide to quality children's media and toys. Here's what they say about our CD:

          "Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders' Everything is Connected is an engaging collection of nature inspired songs that will prompt young listeners to start thinking about the world around them. 
       "Orcas" opens with the sounds of the gentle giants to grab the attention of listener. "Honk, Honk" allows kids to sing along while celebrating the sounds of the majestic birds.  An instant hit in homes with children under the age of 7, the "Worm Poop Song" is creatively crafted to generate giggles while singing along with educational eco-centric lyrics. "Adapt to Habitat" ends the collection incorporating a gentle use of rap to engage the importance of taking care of the world around us. Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders use gentle rhythms to engage young listeners and inspire future green scientists and nature lovers." 
-Shanthi Pattison   ©2013 Parents' Choice

     I want to express my sincere thanks to the Parents' Choice Foundation for your nod of approval! Parents' Choice is a wonderful foundation that is dedicated to the education and well-being of children. They believe that learning can be fun and they want kids to know it! (You can read more about Parents' Choice and the other winners on the Parent's Choice Foundation website.) Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders also believes that learning about nature is fun and we try to make it that way for all who listen to our animals songs for kids.  I greatly admire the animals I write about, and our new CD  Everything is Connected includes songs about wolves, worms, pollinators, geese, gorillas, orcas, pocket mice, orcas (killer whales), butterflies, caterpillars and more. I also sing about wildflowers, habitats, adaptation and how animals, plants and people are connected in nature's web of life. Here are some ways in which you can have fun with our songs:

-Howl like a wolf in "Leaders of the Pack".

-Squeal the words "The flowers have gone wild" in our song about wildflowers.

 -Wiggle like a worm in "Worm Poop Song" 

-Dance and mimic a gorilla in "Bella the Gorilla"  

-Honk and fly like geese in "Honk, Honk!" 

-Act out our song about butterflies in "I Almost Kissed a Butterfly"

-Sing along to all of our animal songs!

     You can hear these and all of our animal songs for kids on our Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders site. There you can also find the lyrics to our songs and watch animal song videos by Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders. Click on the animal's name and we'll take you to the video: dolphins, gray whales, wolves, tide pools, sea turtles, worms, pinnipeds and more on Birdsong TV. ENJOY!

Sincerely,
Birdsong

Singer/Songwriter
Creator of: 

Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders
Birdsong TV

 

 

    
 

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About this Page: Dear Friends, I have great news! Our new CD, EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED (and Other Animal Songs for Kids) has been be chosen as a 2013 Parents' Choice Award winner! This is truly an honor for Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders. The Parents' Choice Awards program honors the best material for children: books, toys, music and storytelling, magazines, software, video games, television and websites. Parents' Choice Foundation, established in 1978 as a 501c3, is the nation's oldest nonprofit guide to quality children's media and toys. Here's what they say about our CD: Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders' Everything is Connected is an engaging collection of nature inspired songs that will prompt young listeners to start thinking about the world around them. Orcas opens with the sounds of the gentle giants to grab the attention of listener. Honk, Honk allows kids to sing along while celebrating the sounds of the majestic birds. An instant hit in homes with children under the age of 7, the Worm Poop Song is creatively crafted to generate giggles while singing along with educational eco-centric lyrics. Adapt to Habitat ends the collection incorporating a gentle use of rap to engage the importance of taking care of the world around us. Birdsong and the Eco-Wonders use gentle rhythms to engage young listeners and inspire future green scientists and nature lovers. -Shanthi Pattison ©2013 Parents' Choice