The Ring songs

Have a listen to 4M learning the lyrics and the rhythm of Dig Deep Dig Deep – chanting the lyrics (mp3)

Here is our first attempt at singing it Our first attempt at singing Dig Deep (mp3)

Here is the next song we are going to learn- Why move so fast? Soo taught it to me today. It really struck a chord with me personally. I had a really busy day and was getting grumpy about all the things I had to do. Listening to this lovely tune really made me feel calm and the words made perfect sense! Please listen to the piano play the chorus on the link below and tell me how it makes you feel!

Link to the piano playing “Why move so fast”

Another new song for us! Lovely samba rhythm that will get you dancing. Have a listen to Pete Churchill as he sings it.
“Don’t forget tomorrow!” – what do you think?

This is 4S singing “Don’t Forget tomorrow” after just a quick go at learning it. They loved the rhymes!
"Don”t forget tomorrow!" (mp3)

Have a listen to this song – “Listen to the chorus” It is being sung by a group of teachers. I bet it will sound much better when yr 4 are singing it!Listen to the chorus (mp3)

Seize the day (mp3)

If you want to have a go at learning it click on the sentence below.

Pete teaching “listen to the chorus”

188 thoughts on “The Ring songs

  1. Listen to the chorurs is one of amy favrouite songs because it really makes me want to sing.To me it is wonderful.It is just so good.Thas why it is my favrouite song.

  2. Hi,well done everyone, lovely voices!!!!!!!
    Your beautiful voices have blown me away!

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  4. i love every single one of the ring songs and it is only a couple of weeks untill we actually go to the unicorn theatre and we will all be so good because i know we can do it

  5. i love all the songs i keep on singing then in me head ,and me and my hole famaly are singing them and we all like them so much,and i want to learn some more new songs in musice

  6. WOW!!!!!!!!!The teachers were so good at singing ”Listen to the chorous.”Especially miss sedgwick.

  7. I love what you are teaching to all the kids in year 4 especially my son. I think you Miss Schneider are the best music teacher in the whole world

  8. Wow the teachers did well on singing listen to the chorus and seize the day but the everyone was very good singing the 7 ring songs.

  9. How do you do posts because i want to do a post and also in the lesson please could you show me how to do it.

    Thank you

    Christabel 4S

  10. WOW I think our songs have changed the year, we are so good I can’t even belive that it’s us singing, thank you for teaching us those wonderful songs Mrs Schnieder.

  11. When the pocket oprea came I was amazed and astonished everyone in year 4 knew the songs.I wish you were there with us.

  12. I don’t like listen to the chorus or love it adore it as it is just so relaxing and you can just have a little time on your own to feel it inside you

  13. I like the teachers sining and 4m and 4s. And its sounds wonderful and maybe we could sing together with the teachers

  14. Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    All the ring song’s are great.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Come on 4S itwe can do it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • What a kind thing to say! I think the children sound better than teachers!

  15. I wish all of us could be in the choir because we all have lovely voices and I can prove that to You because loads of people have commented on the blog and saying that our voices sound like an angel. Also you are a very good teacher miss schnieder!

    • Rhodie why don’t you talk to the person who runs choir? Maybe they will let you join? If it is full up maybe we could start another singing group. Do you think many people would like to join?

    • I was showing him how to do the sad and smiley face and then i accidently sent it but im not sure why the smiley face isnt there because rhodie showed me how to do it and i was showing joshua how to do it in the lesson because he kept asking me to show him.

      Ive got a question how do you turn it to a smiley and sad face when we do this 🙂 and 🙁 because im not sure why it dosent pop up when were typing the actual messege are u the one who is changing them into smiley faces and sad faces.

    • Hi Christabel – it is a piece of code that changes the symbols into a smiley face – not me! Will you do me a favour? Will you show your comment to Mrs Schofield? Mrs Schofield is doing some research about children and ICT. I am sure she would be interested in reading what you wrote. You may be interested in a programme called scratch that she is looking at.

  16. I cant stop making comments its so FUNN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  19. Hi guys… its Pete!
    This is such a great site and a real credit to all your hard work. Its fantastic to write songs and to know that people like singing them – so gratifying to see all your comments… it makes me want to write more songs – so BIG THANK YOU for that! I think you have an amazing teacher and you must all be very proud of her (as she is of you!). I look forward to meeting you sometime soon and hearing you sing all the songs. All the very best… keep up the hard work! PETE x

  20. This site should be on every year to show peoples true colors and their hidden talents (in singing and in music)


    From christabels Eldest sister Chantel

  21. I love this site.
    I love all the art work as well…..
    You’ve all got talents and its great that your using them.

    My sister christabel, showed me this site

    From christabels sister Debby

  22. This is an amazing site. I did not get this when i was smaller its great that my daughter gets to do it.
    I bet this site is gonna get famous because the WHOLE of my family knows about this site even some of my FRIENDS do.

    Christabels Mum

  23. Dear All Teachers

    Thank you for looking after us during the school days and thank you for teaching us such wonderful stuff especially Miss Sedgwick, Miss Mcgrath and Mrs Schneider.
    You are lovleist teachers i have had.
    You look after us and teaching us so well.

  24. I like all the songs and obviously i do like pete teaching us songs and the teachers sang beatifully and please put more songs to hear.

  25. Pete is a fantastic song writer plus singer I worked with him before and he is very funny, I hope to see him again.

  26. Like my mum said that song was lovely and we only had one lesson to learn it and I taught my mum it .Thank you Mrs Schneider for teaching it to us

    • Thank you Kara’s Mum for leaving us a kind comment on our blog 🙂

  27. Lyrics to Dig deep…

    You got to dig deep!
    It’s within you, a fire inside your heart if your looking to find the strengh to continue then that’s where you GAT to start you got to dig deep find the power to carry you on your way think of all of the things that you said you’d do and remember the change has to come from you! Plant a seed let it grow every seed that you sow you will surely reep! But you got to dig deep… dig deep…you got to dig deep… dig deep.

  28. Lyrics to don’t forget tomorrow…

    Don’t forget tomorrow cuz it gets you through the day and you can throw of all your sorrow now tomorrows on the way.
    Though today may still upset ya!
    There is one thing you can bet ya!
    That tomorows gonna get ya!
    Don’t forget tomorrow cuz tomorrows here to stay!

  29. Lyrics to why move so fast…

    Why move so fast, make a moment a life time…Stop! And look around you,cease the day.

  30. I was in bed and I heard tue songs and I thought that they were great and I remember dig deep from Antonia singing at the Royal Albert Hall with the choir

    Best of luck (:

    • Sorry Christabel but I’ve been too busy to put it up. Will do my best!

  31. Why move so fast
    Why move so fast, make each moment a life time.
    Stop, and take a movement seize the day

    Dont forget tommorow cuz it gets you through the day and you can throw of all your sorrow now tomorrows on the way.
    Though today may still upset YA
    There is one thing you can bet YA
    That tomorrows gonna get YA
    Dont forget tomorrow cuz tomorrows here to STAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY
    Grate songs Mrs Schneider

    • Thank you Shawn’s Mum for taking the time to comment 🙂

  32. My daughter made me listen to this music (Don’t Forget Tomorrow) with excitement. It sounded that the children had fun singing the song. The lyrics were inspiring and full of optimism. Very nice, indeed! Well done 4S and Mrs. Schneider!

    • Thank you Rhodie’s Mum!
      I really appreciate you taking the time to visit the blog and leaving such a nice comment!

  33. This site is amazing i love what you have done with it . Thank you for teaching us you are such a GREAT TEACHER . Thanks for every thing./best music teacher EVA/

    • It is very easy you type a colon : then a dash – and then a bracket ) The computer turns this into a smily face 🙂 See?!

    • Thats cool how you do those smiley faces. You use those smiley faces a lot Miss Schneider. I want to learn how to do those smiley faces too!!!

    • 🙂 🙁
      Is this the way to do the smiley face and sad face?
      I don’t think that this is right ?!

    • How come the smiley face appeared like that!
      When I done it, it just looked like two eyes sideways and the nose sideways and the mouth sideways!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • like this =;;;;—- I cant do it

  34. I thought this was a beautiful song and I wish all of year 4 lots of happiness in their participation in Ring Around The World.

    • Thank you Johnjoes Mum. Really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a comment

  35. Year 4,

    I was lucky enough to go to the Royal Albert Hall last year to listen to the choir singing ‘Dig Deep’. I think it is a very powerful song, and I cannot wait to hear you raise the roof with it,

    Miss McGrath

  36. I thought I would take a moment to acknowledge the hard work that has been put into this blog by all year 4 children! This project is very exciting and it is great to know the children are enjoying it. Well done year 4 for showing your parents the blog. Thank you to all parent’s for showing your support. There is a lot more to look forward to.

    Miss Sedgwick 🙂

    • I like the songs we have learnt to!:-),and are you looking forward to the anguilla dance too?:-)

  37. Christabels Mum

    Ive been singing don’t forget tomorrow over and over again,and I cant stop………DONT FORGET TOMORROW CUZ TOMORROW STARTS TODAY AND YOU CAN THROW OF ALL YOUR SORROW……………….

  38. I like these children`s songs. It was interesting for me to listen to some different songs.Well done for encouraging children to sing!

    Plamen`s mum

    • Hello Plamen’s Mum!
      Thank you for your encouraging comments!

  39. WOW! I loved the tow songs that year 4 sang. I didn’nt know we were so good at singing and I can’t wait till I learn morer songs. Thank you for teaching us those songs Mrs Schneider.

    • You are very welcome Chantelle. It is a pleasure teaching you 🙂

  40. once my mum got very angery and then she listened to whey move so fast and it carmed her down a lot and now shes got it on her mp3 player.

    • I know, it really gets into your brain! Some people call that an ear worm!

  41. I certainly didn’t have this much fun when I was in primary school. This looks like an excellent way for pupils to come together and learn to sing. I hope to hear great improvements in the singing as you develop the singing.

    • Hi Gabriella’s Dad,
      Thank you so much for taking the time to look at our blog. It is kind of you to leave a comment. We will keep putting up recordings and you can let us know if you think we are improving!
      Best wishes,
      Mrs Schneider

  42. I heared us sing and I jumped and dance around my bed and room!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I think we done really well!!!!

    • Thank you Christabel’s Mum! Kind of you to say so 🙂

    • Hello Joy’s Mum!
      Thank you so much for leaving us a comment on our blog. You are our very first parent blogger!

  43. I love all the ring songs they are fantastic I cant wait to sing them.
    Ive just been singing them over and over again

    Christabel 4S

  44. that was so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so gooooooooooooooood WOW YOU ALL SHOULD BE IN THE CHOIR WOW WOW WOW.

  45. I hope everyone likes the song because I do so much. At first I thought “Oh no this is boring” but no it wasn’t !! That is why I love it so much

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