Out of the Ark Music provide award-winning singing resources to over 18,000 primary schools and early years settings across the UK.

Our songs have been carefully developed to help children enjoy singing, learn from the song content and instill important basic listening skills – a must for their future musical development.

From topic linked songbooks and musicals to our popular easy to perform nativities.  We’ve made it easier for you and created our Early Years range with your specific needs in mind.  Every songbook comes with an audio CD including vocal and backing tracks, as well as the music score and lyrics, which means anybody regardless of musical training or ability can use these resources.
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The Niki Davies Book Of Songs For Spring And Summer (ages 3-7)

Our bestselling songbooks "It Must Be Spring" and "Happy Sun High" by Niki Davies are now bundled together in one new and exciting collection!

All 20 songs have fantastic teacher's notes that help to unpack themes including counting with “Dandelion Clocks”, growing with “A Tiny Seed Was Sleeping” and “Happy Sun High” plus many more and have been specifically written for nursery and reception children.

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My World: All About Me (ages 3-7) is a Practical Pre-School Silver Award winner

From the Practical Pre-School judges: "This worked fantastically with our topic on ourselves; the songs were appropriate for the age range and the children loved singing along and doing the actions. The songs are catchy and enjoyable…"

Full of fun and energy, the All About Me songbook is a delightful selection of brand new songs that will help children to learn lots of amazing things about themselves. Discover how the brain works and what goes on inside our bodies; go wild with action songs that get us running, hopping, jumping and marching; understand emotions and the five senses; and encourage independence and healthy eating. As well as songs emphasising how unique and special each one of us is, All About Me also comes with teacher’s notes containing suggested activities linked to its themes. These include family trees, self-portraits and more, ensuring that this fabulous collection will have children marvelling at themselves and what they can do!

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The Niki Davies Book Of Everyday Songs (ages 3-6) is a Practical Pre-School Silver Award winner

From the Practical Pre-School judges: “Absolutely brilliant - the children and staff got a great buzz from the music book and CD. The songs are so catchy, small children were captivated by them. Encourages individual and group participation in songs and activities about everyday subjects which children can relate to. The book is nicely illustrated and well written. Overall, a great product for speech and language development."
As well as the essential everyday subjects such as getting dressed, tidying up and looking after yourself, this selection  of 20 songs also covers all sorts of subjects from lunchtime and lining up to putting your socks on your ears! So whether it's singing a happy good morning to everyone, encouraging each other to have a go, or putting on your thinking cap, this really is a fantastically varied collection, relevant for everyday singing.

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Three Little Pigs (ages 3-6) from the Song & Story Series is a Practical Pre-School Gold Award winner

From the Practical Pre-School judges:  "The children loved this! A favourite story was brought to life, giving a new twist to a traditional tale. The songs were catchy and easy to learn, and the children listened intently to the story. It was great to have the performance licence included in the price and to be able to access extra resources online. Activities could also be extended by making masks and acting out the stories using homemade props."

Far more than just a songbook, these  traditional, well-loved stories re-told through a very simple script and just a few bite-size songs. This delightful combination of ‘song and story’ will enliven and enrich learning, both in music and literacy, as well as giving younger children a manageable experience of performing a mini-musical.  3/4 songs and the engagingly narrated story are included on the audio CD, and percussion ideas and additional online resources are also available. 

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Contact details

Out of the Ark Music
Units F1 & F2 Kingsway Business Park
Oldfield Road, Hampton
Middlesex, TW12 2HD

Out of the Ark Music Enquiries and Orders:

Tel: +44 (0) 20 8481 7200
Fax: +44 (0) 20 8941 5548
Email: music@outoftheark.com
Website: www.outoftheark.co.uk