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These are baby's fingers

(0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)
These are baby’s fingers (Fingerplay and tickle) These are fingers (Point to baby’s fingers) These are toes (Point to baby’s toes and give a little tickle) This is baby’s belly button (Point to baby’s belly and give a little...

Hickory dickory dock

(4 votes, average: 4.25 out of 5)
Hickory Dickory Dock (Clap with your child with each word) The mouse ran up the clock (Run two fingers up your child’s arm) The clock struck one (Hold up one finger) The mouse ran down (Run two fingers down your child’s...
Two sausages in a frying pan.

Sizzle sizzle

(2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
3 fat sausages sizzling in a pan (Carry baby on hip and hold up three fingers) Sizzle sizzle sizzle (Twist back and forth) And one went BANG (Clap your hand with baby's hand) 2 fat sausages sizzling in a pan (Hold...
Boy hugging a goat on a lovely field of green.

Old MacDonald had a farm

(4 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)
For each animal, mimic the way it moves and the sound it makes. Old MacDonald had a farm Ee i ee i oh And on that farm he had some pigs Ee i ee i oh! With a snort...
Three sausages sizzling away.

10 fat sausages sizzling in a pan

(2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
No fat sausages left in a pan(Make a clenched fist) 10 fat sausages sizzling in a pan (Hold up ten fingers) One went POP (Make a pop sound, pulling finger out of mouth) And the other went BANG (Make a...
A yellow and deep purple snail sits on a rough surface outside.

Slowly, slowly creeps the garden snail

(4 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5)
Slowly, slowly, very slowly (Move fingers, slowly walking up from baby's feet towards their tummy) Creeps the garden snail. Slowly, slowly, very slowly Up the wooden rail. Quickly, quickly, very quickly (Move fingers, quickly walking up from baby's tummy to...
A woman playing hand games with girl at playground.

Pat a cake

(2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
(Clap your hands together and then clap child's hands as you sing the song) Pat a cake, pat a cake, baker's man Bake me a cake as fast as you can! Pat it and prick it and...
White teapot with orange polka-dots.

I'm a little teapot

(0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)
I'm a little teapot, short and stout This is my handle (Put one hand on hip) This is my spout (Extend other arm out sideways) When I get all steamed up, then I shout Just tip me over and pour...
White teapot with orange polka-dots.

I’m a little teapot

(2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
I'm a little teapot, short and stout This is my handle (Put one hand on hip) This is my spout (Extend other arm out sideways) When I get all steamed up, then I shout Just tip me over and pour...
Mother and two daughters in rowboat on the water.

Row, row, row your boat

(4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
For babies stick with 3-4 verses, for bigger kids add in more. Row, row, row your boat (Sit baby or child on lap and row back and forth) Gently down the stream Merrily, merrily, merrily Life is but a...
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