twinkle, twinkle little star
english songs for kids

Songs and carols for kids learning English

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Song Fun Facts

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star combines the melody of the French tune with an English poem by Jane Taylor. This popular nursery rhyme is at least 250 years old!


The legend has it that Mozart composed the tune when he was only 5 years old. He didn't. However, he wrote his own version of the original French song in 1781.


Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star lyrics aren't the only words that have been set to this tune. The ABC Song and Baa, Baa Black Sheep share this melody. There are also Hungarian and German Christmas carols set to the same music.

songs for learning english

A small collection of the most popular English songs for kids and Christmas carols. Choose your favourite one, then listen and sing! You can also download and print song lyrics and music sheets.

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