"Looking for a Dinosaur" is a motor song written by board certified music therapist Marie Miller.  The song targets the following motor skills:  gross motor, fine motor, motor imitation, bilateral coordination and crossing midline.  The song also targets following directions, attention and sequencing. 


"Looking for a Dinosaur" features five high quality printable visuals to enhance learning and engagement.  Also included is a 6th smaller picture that is an optional addition to the song.  If the purchaser chooses, they may cut, laminate, and velcro to one of the pictures as seen in the video).  


Recommended developmental age: 3-12


Inspired by the book, "Going on a Bear Hunt," our song "Looking for a Dinosaur" takes children on an adventure where their imaginations run wild as they travel across different terrain while developing motor skills, attention and following directions.  


This package is part of our "Whole Body Learning" program which combines music, visuals and movement to engage and activate young brains to enhance learning.  The package is meant for use as a guide on how to implement the activity.  The accompanying video is an instructional video for the facilitator. 


This song is not accompanied by an instrument and utilizes patting legs and singing for beat, rhythm and melody. 


Included in this package:


1. Five high quality printable visuals (plus 6th smaller attachment)

2. Instructional video

3. Lyric sheet


We hope you enjoy using this intervention with the children you work with! 

Looking For a Dinosaur (visuals, lyrics, goals, instructional video)

  • The file is downloaded as a compressed zip.  The zip contains images (jpeg), PDF documents, and an Mp4 video file.

  • Song: "Looking For a Dinosaur" ©2019 by Marie Miller is written and recorded by Marie Miller and may be used for personal and educational use only.

    Visuals: Visuals for "Looking for a Dinosaur" have been purchased individually and edited by Rhythm and Strings Music Therapy.  The printable visuals may be used for personal and educational use only.  For use in any other project the photos in "Looking for a Dinosaur" must be purchased individually from Shutterstock.com, along with the appropriate licensing. 

    Video: The instructional video for "Looking for a Dinosaur" may be downloaded by the purchaser only and may be used for personal and/or educational uses only.  


    Purchaser is prohibited from reselling or distributing the song, visuals and video for "Looking for a Dinosaur".


    When you purchase this song and activity you accept the terms of agreement



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