This letter O song is one of a series of guruparents phonics songs.
The song introduces the letter sound by featuring 12 words beginning with the letter o sound, including some sight words.
Kids songs are a good way for a child to start to learn to read – and this one is set to a catchy rap tune, features lots of colorful pictures and has a simple rhyming pattern. It is also a good song to introduce the letter o for someone who is learning English.
‘O’ is the fourth most commonly used letter in English.
In addition to the basic ‘o’ sound in ‘hot’, there are a number of other common sounds that ‘o’ makes, including the long ‘o’ in ‘bone’, the double ‘o’ sound in ‘food’ and the double ‘o’ sound in ‘good’ and the ‘oi’ sound in ‘coin’.
Letter O Song Lyrics
O is for octopus – it has eight legs
O is for omelet – it’s made out of eggs
O is for old – the opposite of young
O is for opera – where lots of songs are sung
O is for otter – it lives by the sea
O is for oxygen – we need it to breathe
O is for orange – watch out for the seeds
O is for October – lots of falling leaves
O is for octagon – an eight sided shape
O is for olive – it looks like a grape
O is for office – where work is done
O is for ostrich – see how fast they run!
Letter O and Alphabet Resources
Letter O Worksheets – try using our Letter O Worksheets. They are free and printable for parents and teachers to use.
Alphabet Chart – the alphabet chart consists of all the letters with a picture corresponding to the phonic sound they make. The chart is a great tool to teach the alphabet to your child.
Alphabet Songs – try using these alphabet songs that we’ve compiled that are freely available on youtube.