Look to Learn 4. Making jingle lyrics

Aeroplane jelly is an Australian Icon.  How did it become so?


  1. Make a claim about what food you want to advertise
  2. Identify support for your claim that this is the best food ever!
  3. What do you want people to remember?
  • use this information to brainstorm your ideas.
  • organise your ideas into 4 lines.
  • say your lines out loud and clap the beat – do you have 8 beats in each line?

Look to Learn activity 3. Thinking about food

Have a look at this picture


  1. What do you see?
  2. What do you think about that?
  3. What does it make you wonder?

Look to learn activities 2. Jingles


What is a jingle?

Who writes them?

When do you see and hear them?

Why are they used by advertisers?

How does it influence your food eating habits?

Which jingle do you know by heart?

here are some other jingles put together by someone who likes food:

Have fun with this jingle trivia website:

Look to Learn activity. 1.What is a great Performance?

What’s so great about…
1. Why do you think people say this is so great?

2. List what makes it “outstanding?”

3. What would you do differently?

India/China/ Korea

Dance Video 3

This is another dance video for you to watch.

Dance Video 2

Now have a look at this dance. Identify the similarities and differences to Dance Video 1.

Dance video 1

Watch this video and see if you can identify where this dance comes from.

Exploring Performing Arts in Asia

Welcome to the Performing Arts in Asia blog….

As you explore the site and you experience the diversity of Asian Arts think about these questions:

    • What makes a great performance?
    • What do you see?
    • How is Performing Arts in Asia different…. the same?
    • What do you enjoy most? Why?
    • Here’s a great site to get you started.
    • here is another Studies of Asia site.
    • and another useful resource on netvibes.
    • here’s a handy set of notes