Music Playtime is a collection of songs which has its origins in the natural movements of children, for example, walking, running, jumping, striding & skipping. They came from the author's desire to help children discover & develop a strong sense of rhythm from within themselves. They are themed to fit in with National Curriculum guidelines & include development of rhythm, pitch, ensemble playing, experimentation with sounds, use of ostinato, dynamics & mood. Suggestions for adding percussion. Format: Vocal score. Category: Children's. Classification: Educational & Classroom. Media: Printed music with CD(s). Performance Level: Key stage 1.