ABC Sing-Off


  • Age: Any
  • Time: 5-10 Minutes
  • Skills: Knowledge of Songs
  • Materials: None
  • Outcomes: Everyone listens to music! Regardless of music abilities, all can be involved. Inclusive of all music genres so everyone can be involved.


  • Group stands in a circle and one person is the leader (the leader can participate also).
  • Start with one person on any given letter of the alphabet and they must start singing some lyrics of a song – either the song beginning with the letter, the section of lyrics beginning with it or in cases where your letter is difficult, band is accepted (e.g. Q for Queen Therefore Bohemian Rhapsody would be accepted).
  • You then continue through the group circle singing songs using the alphabet as a guide! The leader decides at what pace the game goes at - the song doesn't change until the leader says so! They can speed the game up by doing quickfire rounds or giving people a few seconds to sing each song.
  • Note*. As an alternative, participants could also hum the tunes.