"Man, Ran, Can" is created by board certified music therapist, Marie Miller.  The video for this song can be found on our YouTube channel, linked here.  "Man, Ran, Can" is the fourth song in this video.  The spelling portion of the song is from the song, "I Can't Spell Hippopotamus" by Fred Coot, 1954. 


Goals targeted include beginning literacy and fine motor skills. 


Age: We use this song with children who are developing literacy skills, developmental age range 3-8.  


This package includes high quality printable visuals, lyrics, and goals targeted in the song "Man, Ran, Can."  These are the same visuals and words used in the YouTube video.  The pictures can be printed, laminated and pieces attached with velcro. The words are to be printed on the paper color of your choosing.  We chose a bright green background to draw the eye to the black letters. 


We hope you enjoy using this song and these visuals with the children you work with!  If you have enjoyed this song please consider subscribing to our YouTube channel and leaving us a review on our Facebook page!  Thank you!

Man, Ran, Can (visuals, lyrics, goals)

  • This file is downloaded as a compressed zip.  Within the zip are pdf printable documents. 

  • Visuals: Visuals for “Man, Ran, Can” have been purchased and edited by Rhythm and Strings Music Therapy.  The digital pictures may be printed by the purchaser of “Man, Ran, Can”  and may be used for personal and educational use only.  For use in any other project or form the photos in “Man, Ran, Can” must be purchased individually from Shutterstock.com.

    Purchaser is prohibited from reselling or distributing the song, visuals, and video.  When you purchase this song and activity you accept the terms of agreement.  



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