Looking for some calm songs for kids? These soft and melodic songs are sure to bring down the energy to help kids quiet thier minds and emotions. Whether you’re looking to use these calming kids songs as bed time tunes or just to enforce quiet time, know the whole family will love it!
With a 6 and 4 year old, and a 2 month old, life is pretty crazy in these parts. We’re constantly begging the boys to calm down a bit and quiet so their sister can sleep.
The problem is, they’re boys and they’re loud. As soon as they get amped, the noise is hard to cut down on.
This is why I’ve been enforcing a quiet time a lot lately. Nothing long of crazy, but an hour or so in their room playing LEGO and listening to soft, calming music.
11 Calming Songs for Kids
If you’re looking from some calming kids songs, as always, I’ve got you covered. These songs aren’t necessarily lullabies, but just softer, calm songs you and your kids will love. (If you’re looking for lullabies, check out my modern songs to sing to baby post!)
- Over the Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwoʻole
- Lullaby– Jack Johnson
- Imagine – John Lennon
- Wild World – Cat Stevens
- Lean on Me – Bill Withers
- Moon River -Audrey Hepburn
- Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
- The Rainbow Connection – Kenny Loggins
- Landslide – Fleetwood Mac
- Yellow – Coldyplay
- Here Comes the Sun – the Beatles
Okay, so tell me – what songs do you use to calm your kids down? Let me know in the comments!
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