Monthly Archives: September 2012

We’re all going to the zoo tomorrow

A classic song by Tom Paxton. We’re all going to the zoo We’re all going to the zoo tomorrow Zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow, We’re all going to the zoo tomorrow We can stay all day We’re going to the zoo, … Continue reading

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Sally go round the sun.

Hold hands, skip in a circle, and at the end of the verse shout BOOM and jump to face the other way. Repeat again until all are out of breath! From Rhymetime at Home 2 Sally go round the sun … Continue reading

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Adam he had seven sons

Silly walk time! Take it in turns to be the leader and make them wriggle, jump, hop, limp or whatever you please. Adam he had seven sons Adam he had seven sons, seven sons had he They would not eat, … Continue reading

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My hat it has three corners

This is sung in several countries and languages- and in each it’s a game with actions (see below for details of the actions). Each time it’s repeated, you miss out a word but still do the actions; so singing ‘My … Continue reading

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A B C D E F G

Learning the alphabet is so much easier if you can sing it. From Rhymetime at Home 2 A B C D E F G A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P … Continue reading

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Zou san

Ready for the third elephant song of the week? This one’s in Japanese though. A beautiful pentatonic melody that can be played on the koto, a Japanese stringed instrument. This is my acapella version. Zou san Zou san, zou san … Continue reading

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An elephant goes like this, like that

Elephants are such beautiful creatures, huge and lumbering yet its slow and steady pace gives it a gentle demeanour. Here you use your hands to mimic the elephant’s feet on the ground, stretch high and wide to show its size … Continue reading

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