"Open, Shut Them" is a great song for children as it helps them learn and practice new vocabulary words related to opposites. Singing the song and performing the hand motions helps children learn to associate the words "open" and "shut" with the corresponding actions. The song also helps children develop their fine motor skills through the use of hand movements. Singing and moving to the song can also help children improve their listening skills and memory retention. Overall, "Open, Shut Them" is a beneficial and enjoyable activity for children that can help them learn and grow in various ways so click the video below to watch!
“Loud” and “Quiet” is one of the example word pairs in the video that could apply to the way music is played. As a bonus activity, try making a list of other opposite word pairs that relate to music!