Active French Name Song (Je m’appelle)

This easy, sing-along Active French Name Song for children is a great way to introduce and learn how to say your name in French.  This active version includes actions which you can dance along to with your class or children!

The perfect way for children and young learners to learn a French song and how to say their name at the same time. 

What is it?

Learn this French Je m’appelle Song to help introduce saying you name in French. 

This is a great way to learn both the French question “Tu t’appelles comment?” and the answer “Je m’appelle” (My name is…).  

The song is written to help young learners with lots of repetition and a catchy, fun tune.

Why not learn the song, add some actions or make your own version using our audio version.  This would also make a great circle game where children stand up/sit down / point for their own name. 

Who is it for?

Perfect for children, schools, families and adults who are learning French!

User-friendly features, make this activity an ideal choice for busy teachers and parents alike.

As a primary teacher, you’ll appreciate this song’s alignment with the curriculum, ensuring a seamless integration into your lesson plans. For global educators, our French name song provides a valuable asset for language development in diverse classrooms.

Parents of young children will find joy in supporting their little ones as they sing along and learn to say their own name in French.

Secondary French teachers can use this resource as a supplementary tool to enhance .  A fun way to introduce or consolidate learning of Tu t’appelles comment? and Je m’appelle…!

How to use this song

You can access the song lyrics on our website here.

French Je m’appelle song | Apprendre le français! Find 100s of other fantastic French Tu t’appelles comment? and Je m’appelle songs and learning resources in our French Saying your Name Lingobox.

It’s packed full of fantastic French activities including our French advent calendar for children.  Young learners absolutely love it!

You’ll also find 100s more French songs and learning activities for children on our Youtube channel, Lingobox Learning.