Saturday, December 29, 2012

2013 Outline

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Here's my Outline of Songs for 2013. I'm so glad that we are starting with a familiar song! Those Sunbeams need a familiar song for their first month in Primary. Definitely an inspired change! I also love that our 'new' song is a recycled one. The older kids will remember it and that leaves more time for them to learn other songs. I'm so excited to teach "We Thank Thee, O God, For a Prophet!" And many others. I have found some nice arrangements of "My Heavenly Father Loves Me" and "I Am a Child of God" that I'll share in upcoming posts.

I incorporated songs for Mother's Day, Fathers' Day and Easter. I will do Pioneer Songs in July but didn't want to be pinned down quite yet. Same with Christmas Songs. After our Sacrament Meeting Program I had kids write down their favorite church song and a song they'd like to learn. I tried to include those, too.

This is a rough outline and subject to change. It's purpose is to serve as a guide, but if I feel inspired to do a different song, I don't let the document dictate Singing Time.

I give a copy of this to the pianist and to the Primary President, and keep a copy in the front of my binder. 

3 comments:

  1. There is a beautiful song on defordmusic.com "I Know My Father Loves Me". I wanted to choose that one for April's Song choice. But not sure since no one seems to have taught it to their primary kids before. Any suggestions?

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  2. Thanks for sharing, that's a beautiful song! Here's the link for those that would like to hear it. http://www.defordmusic.com/iknowmyfatherlovesme.htm I just listened to it and love the message. I love the illustrations on the video, too. My suggestions are 1. Get permission to teach it 2. Use that sweet video 3. Use objects and asl to teach
    Good luck!

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  3. I know its a long shot but could you send me this file? it doesn't come up when I click on it. prestonandsarah (at) gmail (dot) com

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