heidi songs logo
Check out Heidi's Blog for more information and resources!

Musical Math Vol. 1 Animated DVD

Online video available on Vimeo

Musical Math Song images

We've updated this award winning DVD to include supportive, animated illustrations to help students with the concepts introduced in the Kindergarten classroom.  This Heidisongs installment includes short and catchy songs to help children remember tricky math concepts including: counting to 100, sorting, patterning, comparing sets (more, less, and equal), skip counting, coin recognition, estimation, addition, and subtraction.  These songs help to connect abstract mathematical vocabulary to concrete ideas and kid friendly math language.  Help your child move ahead or review these math concepts in an engaging way with Heidisongs Musical Math.  The activities on the Musical Math Resource CD also support the concepts presented in this set of songs.  This CD and DVD title is a teacher favorite and a "must have" for any K-1 classroom.

Concepts Covered Are:
1-100, I Can Sort, Position Words, More, Less, Equal, AB Pattern, ABC Pattern, AAB Pattern, What Comes Next?, Penny, Nickel, Dime, Quarter, Estimate, Count By 10’s, Count by 2’s, Count by 5’s, Sphere, Cube, Cone, Addition, Addition Doubles, 5 + 2, 2 + 3, 2 + 4, 3 + 4, 5 + 3, 6 + 3, 6 + 4, Anything Plus Zero, Mix It Up, Subtraction, plus Bonus Song: Alphabet Action.

Musical Math Vol. 1 DVD - Basic - $20 (Save $9)
• Musical Math Vol. 1 DVD
-PLUS the following Printable Downloads-
• Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 1-3 
• Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 1-3
PLUS Bonus Freebies! 

Musical Math Vol. 1 DVD - Premium - $35 (Save $20)
• Musical Math Vol. 1 DVD
-PLUS the following Printable Downloads-
• Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 1-3
• Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 1-3
• Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 4-5
• Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 4-5 
• Shark Teeth Addition & Subtraction Worksheets
• Musical Math Games, Worksheets, & Activites  
PLUS Bonus Freebies!

PLUS Bonus Printable Download Freebies Included in Both Basic and Premium Add-Ons:
• How Did I Sort? Chart
• Hundreds Day Hat Master
• Hundreds Chart
• Loose Tooth Subtraction
• The Number Club Master
• Stars Addition Worksheet
• Ten Frames
• Musical Math Vol. 1 Lyrics & Movements
• What Comes Next? Bingo
• Unifix Cubes Patterning Cards


Because language arts instruction is so important and seems to eat up so much time, I find that it is all the more crucial to make sure that my math instruction is effective and is delivered efficiently. I use math manipulatives in small groups daily to develop math concepts and understandings, and then use the songs from the CD to help reinforce and review these math concepts at other times of the day as well. The songs on the Musical Math CD and DVD are particularly helpful in reviewing the academic vocabulary associated with these math concepts.

For example, in the AAB pattern song, they sing, “Chug, chug, caboose! Chug, chug, caboose! Duck, duck, goose! Duck, duck, goose!” all with movements for each one. It’s definitely a favorite activity!

The songs help link the concrete math concepts that we are learning with the abstract math vocabulary that they must also learn. Once they have a solid label for each concept in their heads and can build their own examples of these patterns, true learning has taken place. We will work on a concept such as patterning for several weeks, and sing the songs on and off again during the actual math lessons, during transition times, or whenever the kids need a chance to get up and move a little to get those wiggles out!

Musical Math also has songs like this for sorting, comparing sets (more, less, and equal), coin recognition, skip counting, counting to 100, addition, and subtraction. But no matter what the concept, my basic lesson plan is to first introduce the concept whole group with magnetic manipulatives, sing the song, and then work on the concept in small groups with manipulatives. After that, if the skill must be transferred to paper, then we work on that, too. Meanwhile, we keep reviewing the songs as often as time will permit. Hopefully, when the children hear the songs, they will be visualizing their experiences with the manipulatives in their heads, and connecting this learning to the math vocabulary that the song is about.

More information on what is included in the Basic and Premium Combos!

Basic DVD includes the following 2 printable downloads:

Includes Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 1-3 Printable Download
Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 1-3This fun set of Addition worksheets features all the great Counting Creatures artwork with progressively difficult sums from 4 to 12. Each of the worksheet sets are fun to do and many include opportunities to draw, count and color, to help polish their primary math skills. These worksheets help make math FUN!
Includes 54 pages: 18 worksheet pages in each set

Includes Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 1-3 Printable Download
Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 1-3These worksheets are intended to help children follow up and practice their newly formed subtraction skills. Most of the worksheets have only five or six equations on them, since children that are just learning are typically a bit slow at completing them. Also, you will notice that the majority of the worksheets have spaces for the children to draw pictures to help them find the answers. For example, there may be a large box with the equation “4 - 3 = __” in it. In this case, the children are taught to draw four things, (usually circles,) and then cross out three of them. Then they count the ones that are left, and write the answer in the box.
Includes 46 pages: 16 pages in Set 1, and 15 pages in each Set 2 & 3

Premium DVD includes the above 2 printable downloads, plus the following 4 printable downloads:

Includes Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 4-5 Printable Download
Counting Creatures Addition Worksheets Sets 4-5This fun set of Addition worksheets features all the great Counting Creatures artwork with progressively difficult sums from 4 to 12. Each of the worksheet sets are fun to do and many include opportunities to draw, count and color, to help polish their primary math skills. These worksheets help make math FUN!
Includes 40 pages: 22 pages in Set 4 and 18 pages in Set 5

Includes Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 4-5 Printable Download
Counting Creatures Subtraction Worksheets Sets 4-5These worksheets are intended to help children follow up and practice their newly formed subtraction skills. Most of the worksheets have only five or six equations on them, since children that are just learning are typically a bit slow at completing them. Also, you will notice that the majority of the worksheets have spaces for the children to draw pictures to help them find the answers. For example, there may be a large box with the equation “4 - 3 = __” in it. In this case, the children are taught to draw four things, (usually circles,) and then cross out three of them. Then they count the ones that are left, and write the answer in the box.
Includes 46 pages: 15 pages in Set 4, and 28 pages in Set 5

Includes Shark Teeth Addition & Subtraction Worksheets Printable Download
Shark Teeth Addition Activity & WorksheetsThese activities are designed to help children practice basic addition and subtraction concepts by drawing the given number of teeth in the mouth of the shark, and then counting them all to get the total for addition, or by coloring in the teeth and subtracting to find the number. 

Addition Includes 11 pages: 7 Worksheets, with sums to 5 through 12, 2 shark mats, and instructions.

Subtraction Includes 22 pages: 10 Worksheets, 11 shark mats, and instructions.

Includes Musical Math Games, Worksheets & Activities Printable DownloadMusical Math Vol. 1 Resource CD
The Musical Math Resource includes the following printable files:
* Sing-Along Songbook and Visual Aids set - Includes 80 Pages
* Addition Book and Other Games - Includes 29 Pages
* The Subtraction "Lift the Flap" Book and other games - Includes 37 Pages
* Math Games including - Coin Trading Games, Estimation Chart, 3-D Shapes Graph - Includes 14 Pages

Musical Math Vol. 1 Animated

Online Streaming Movie

Buy Now
What you get:
One Year Rental
Available Worldwide
iPhone & Android Access

Watch our videos on multiple devices!

HeidiSongs has partnered with Vimeo to offer you streaming, on-demand videos of our DVD's and many Combo packages. You get a 12 month rental, with reliable service on most internet browsers and many other platforms, including iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire, Samsung TV and Chromecast. Each offers you unlimited viewing, anytime you have a connection!

What you'll need:  A fast internet connection, an up-to-date browser on your computer, or a playback app for your device.

Apps can be found here: Vimeo Device Apps 

It's always important to test your device before you make your rental purchase through Vimeo, as we don't have the ability to refund purchases if your device is unsupported or if you have a poor or inconsistent internet connection. Heidi discovered this when she tried to use the videos on her school computer, only to realize the Window's Internet Explorer browser was outdated, and she had to call the district for an update. An easy test is to verify that the movie "trailer" plays well on your device or computer, if it does, you should not have a problem with purchasing a movie.

Want to know more? Check out the support website here:  Vimeo Support Page

No DVD drive in your computer?  Many computers no longer have built in drives, but an inexpensive external drive will get you up and running again! Check out one of these drives that utilize a simple USB connection from Amazon.


©Heidi Butkus - All HeidiSongs materials, including CDs, DVDs, streaming media, printable files and printed books, are for use in ONE classroom. HeidiSongs Copyright Policy is here.