First and Last

by Rachel on November 26, 2012

First and Last

I work a LOT on names with my students. Saying, spelling, and identifying their names are common goals in music therapy, and I have songs for all three. However, I didn’t yet have a song for the latest name-related goal that was recently brought to my attention: identifying and knowing the difference between first and last names.

Up until now, the focus has always been on the first name…but one student in particular has mastered this and is moving on to bigger and better things. So I came up with a no-frills song about the different parts of our names.


Although knowing her middle name is not included in the current goal, I threw it in so that when I use this song with her or another student down the road, the option to include it is there.

I’ll be using “First and Last” mostly in individual music therapy sessions, but it could easily be utilized in a group setting, as well. For more name-related songs, click here and here.



Songbook: Tapping, Shaking, Music Making!

{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

Kristen November 26, 2012 at 11:30 am

This song is so cute! You’re so clever, Rachel! ;)

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Rachel November 27, 2012 at 7:27 am

Thanks so much, Kristen!!

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