A: Your playlists allow you to order the Song Bank songs you need in categories created by you. This gives you access to groups of songs quickly and easily, for example 'Key Stage 2 History Favourites'. Your playlists can be found in 'My Sing Up' > 'My Playlists'. You will also be able to see the playlists made by other users at your school - 'School Playlists'.
A: If you've not deleted a playlist when asked, you can trigger the option again by adding a new song to the playlist and then deleting it. You will then be asked if you want to delete the playlist.
A: To delete a playlist, first delete each song from it. Once the playlist is empty you will be asked if you want to delete it.
A: Due to the recent changes to the Awards Framework we have been experiencing some technical difficulties with the developments to the Awards Profile.
In the meantime, you can start to plan for your Award by downloading the Awards Handbook and contacting us with your interest. We can then send you further information to get you started on your journey.
We have also been carrying out an offline submission process for our termly deadlines. This means that you can still achieve your Sing Up Award. Get in touch if you'd like further information on applying to a deadline.
A: Certain criteria may state which types of evidence files are required to meet them, eg. one video/audio piece. Take a look at Chapter 4 (Silver) or Chapter 5 (Gold) of the Awards Handbook for more information on what evidence is required.
The different document formats and media file types you should submit are:
A: All schools working towards an Award must be Sing Up Members. This means that schools must complete their Award whilst they are Members, or renew their subscription if they have not finished. If you are struggling to complete your Award by the term's deadline, you can always contact the Awards team who will be happy to help you.
A: We are hoping that all our Award schools will take up and continue to renew their Membership, but if your school is unable to be a Member then the value of your national Sing Up Award will not change.
We're aware of the need to sustain the singing activity in Award schools so we aim to look into a revalidation process in the future. If you have any suggestions about this then we'd love to hear your thoughts - please contact us.
A: You can download the Wall Chart from the Awards Ideas and Tips area within Resources to help you.