Published on Mar 25, 2013
Letter U Song by http://www.guruparents.com
This letter U song is one of a series of guruparents phonics songs.
The song introduces the letter sound by featuring 12 words containing the letter u sound, including some sight words.
Kids songs are a good way for a child to start to learn to read -- and this one is set to a catchy rap tune, features lots of colorful pictures and has a simple rhyming pattern. It is also a good song to introduce the letter u for someone who is learning English.
The letter u is by far the least frequently used vowel in English and only the 13th most commonly used of all letters. In different words it can be pronounced quite a few different ways, with the most common being the 'u' is for 'up' sound and the 'oo' sound heard in 'June'.
U is in duck -- it likes to use its beak
U is in Sunday -- the first day of the week
U is in truck -- it honks as it goes by
U is for umbrella -- it keeps you nice and dry
U is in button -- it's shiny and it's round
U is in jump -- get your feet up off the ground!
U is in cup -- you fill it with your drink
U is in skunk -- it smells so bad it stinks
U is in run -- it's fun to run and play
U is in lunch -- we eat it at midday
U is in sun -- it rises every day
U is for up -- let's go up, up and away!
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