A group of primary school children from the east end of Glasgow have become internet
sensations after their Gaelic musical version of ‘Going on a Bear Hunt’ went viral
Views of the film, which features youngsters from Caledonia Primary enacting the
story in their school grounds in Baillieston, have climbed dramatically to nearly
The film, made with the help of the Grounds for Learning charity, shows the pupils
from P1 and 2 ‘hunting’ for a bear.
Dressed in oilskins and wellies, they go splashing through the mud and creeping through
concrete tunnels, while singing the words to Tha Sinn a’ Dol a Shireadh Mathan, a
Gaelic version of the kids’ classic story by Michael Rosen.
The pupils have being learning a taste of Gaelic through classroom resources created