Skoolbo Brain Brakes

Skoolbo Brain Breaks includes 20 great songs for students to dance along to in class. Teachers simply beam them up on a data projector, interactive whiteboard or a TV. They are a two-minute burst of activity between lessons. Skoolbo Brain Breaks are ideal for ages 5 to 8.

Skoolbo Brain Brakes

Key Pedagogies

  • Encourages singing, dancing and drama
  • Develops gross motor skills
  • Promotes vocabulary and imagination
  • Builds memory and articulation
  • Makes kids active
  • Wonderful class bonding and lots of smiles
  • A fun break between lessons!

Song List - a mixture of old classics and some catchy new tunes!

Ants go Marching, Banana Bopalop, Buzzy Buzzy Bee, Carrot Cha Cha Cha, Caterpillar Crawl, Cowgirl Karen Kitten, Dalmatian Dots, Dig Like a Pig, Donkey Dance Party, Flap Like a Bat, Goblin Grin, Head Shoulders Knees and Toes, Hokey Cokey, I'm a Cuckoo, Old MacDonald, Ooky Kooky Spooky, She'll be Coming Round the Mountain, Skunktastic, Swanning Around and Two Can Toucan


Permanent class use licence for $25. Able to be installed once on a PC or Mac. No need for internet connection in classroom!

The Team Behind Skoolbo Brain Breaks

Melissa Georgiou leads a team of super-talented singers and performers from across the world. The team has more than 50 years of combined experience in teaching singing and dancing to young children. We are passionate about children being active and developing their singing and dancing skills.

Skoolbo Brain Brakes

The Performers!

Our team of performers have come from across the globe!
  • Brain BrakesVerity - London
  • Brain BrakesChrissy - Sydney
  • Brain BrakesMichelle - Singapore
  • Brain BrakesJemma - Perth
  • Brain BrakesAustin - Los Angeles
  • Brain BrakesShane - Los Angeles
  • Brain BrakesOmar - London
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Skoolbo Brain Brakes

Melissa Georgiou - Director

Melissa splits her time between the US and Australia. She has been teaching children performing arts for more than two decades. Melissa studied at Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art and she has an extensive list of acting and directing credits, including Royal Shakespeare and Women of Manhattan.

Skoolbo Brain Brakes

Jonathan Geraghty - Adviser

Jonathan has been the Director of the Australian children’s musical group Hi-5 for the last ten years. Prior to that he directed well known tv dramas such as Home & Away and Neighbours. Jonathan believes early childhood education is a fundamental determinant of a child's future.

Skoolbo Brain Brakes

Shane Hill - Producer

Shane was a teacher for eleven years prior to founding 3P Learning (Mathletics) in 2003 and then Skoolbo in 2010. Shane is deeply committed to making great learning opportunities available to all children. In 2013 Shane was awarded the global corporate social responsibility award for his impact on education.