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Alphabet Letter R.

Learning alphabet letters in familiar nursery rhymes is a fun and effective way to teach the ABCs to young learners.

Row, Row, Row Your Boat is a well-known and beloved English nursery rhyme that should be easily recognizable to most children.

Row, Row, Row Your Boat is the perfect nursery rhyme to help teach preschool and kindergarten students the letter R/r.

Using Row, Row, Row Your Boat nursery rhyme, students will learn letter recognition, letter sounds and how to write the letter R/r.

It’s works just great for circle time!

The lyrics to the Row, Row, Row Your Boat nursery rhyme can be found in our Songs & Lyrics section.

Before singing the Row, Row, Row Your Boat song, play the song in the background and review the letter R with the children.

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Row, Row, Row Your Boat song lyrics and actions

1. Gather the kids in a circle.
2. Play Row, Row, Row Your Boat song.
3. Encourage the students to listen for the letter /r/ sound in the song.

Row, row, row your boat
Gently down the stream,
Merrily merrily, merrily, merrily
Life is but a dream

Row, row, row your boat
Gently down the stream,
Merrily merrily, merrily, merrily
Life is but a dream

ABC Activity.

After listening to Row, Row, Row Your Boat nursery rhyme, introduce a really fun ABC game to the class.

An Alphabet Letter Worksheet!

With this Row, Row, Row Your Boat reading worksheet, kids have to read, find, circle and count each letter R/r in the nursery rhyme worksheet.

So, what are you waiting for?

Let’s get students reading and learning letter R/r!

We hope you’ll find a lot of ways to use the Row, Row, Row Your Boat song as a teaching tool at home or in the classroom with kids of all ages.

Alphabet Letter Worksheet.

 

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