Elmo’s Song

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Type:
Song
Genre:
Fiction
Mode:
Sing to Me
Story Length:
Short

Description

Elmo wrote his very own song and it’s called—“Elmo’s Song”! He plays it for Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus, who wish they had their own song too. The loveable Elmo lets his friends borrow his. Sing along to see how Elmo’s song can be shared with all his friends, and with you! Your turn! Write and sing your own song!

Learning Concepts

Music , Sharing

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“Everybody! Everybody! Snuffy, Big Bird! Come see what Elmo did.”

“Well, what have you done, Elmo?”

“Well, well, Elmo wrote his own song.”

“Really? What’s it called?”

“Elmo’s Song!”

“Oh, clever title.”

“Yeah, I wish I’d thought of that.”

“Well, do Snuffy and Big Bird want to hear it?”

“Sure!”

“Okay!”

This is the song,
la la la-la,
Elmo's song.
La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Elmo's song.

“I like it!”

La la la,
la la la la.

“To think he wrote this alone!”

La la la,
la la la la.

“Catchy.”

He loves to sing,
la la la-la,
Elmo's song.

“Oh, sing it.”

La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Elmo's song.

He wrote the music.
He wrote the words.
That's Elmo's song.

“Wow, that’s great.”

“Yeah, wish I had a song.”

“Yeah, well, Big Bird can share Elmo’s!”

“How?”

“Well, just sing ‘Big Bird’ instead of ‘Elmo’.”

“Great idea!”

“Here I go!”

This is the song,
la la la-la,
Big Bird's song.

“It works!”

La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Big Bird's song.

La la la,
la la la la.
La la la la la.

La la la,
la la la la.
La la la la la.

I love to sing,
la la la-la,
Big Bird's song.
La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Big Bird's song.

I love the music.
I love the words.
That's Big Bird's song!

“Your turn, Snuff, old pal.”

“All right, stand back.”

This is the song,
la la la-la,
Snuffy's song.

“Sing it, Mr. S!”

La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Snuffy's song.

La la la,
la la la la.
La la la la la.
La la la,
la la la la.
La la la la la.

I love to sing,
la la la-la,
Snuffy's song.
La la la-la,
la la la-la,
Snuffy's song.

He wrote the music.
We wrote the words.
That's Snuffy's,
that's Big Bird’s,
that's Elmo's song!

Oh, yeah!

“Yeah!”

“Gee, thanks for sharing your nice song with us, Elmo!”
“Yeah.”

“Oh, that’s okay, Big Bird and Snuffy. Oh, Gordon! Gordon!

“Now why are you calling Gordon?

“To sing la la la, Gordon’s song!”

“Oh then how about Gabby? La la la, Gabby’s song!”

“Yeah!”

“Hey, Gordon!”

“Gordon!”

“Hey, Gabby!”

“Gabby!

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Credits

  • by: Sesame Street

Cast

  • Featuring: Big Bird, Elmo and Snuffy

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