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Say, Say my playmate Hand Rhyme Version #1

Say, Say my playmate.Come out and play with me,and bring your dollies three.Climb up my apple tree,Slide down my rain barrelinto my cellar door,and we'll be jolly friendsforever more - more - more !Say, say oh playmate,I cannot play with you.My dolly has the flu,Boohoo, hoohoo, hoo, hoo.Ain’t no rain barrel,Ain't got no cellar door.But we'll be jolly friends,Forever more,more, more.

Say, say oh playmate Hand Rhyme Version #2

Say, say oh playmate, I cannot play with you. My dolly has the flu, The mumps and measles too I can't slide down your rain barrel, And through your cellar door. But we'll be jolly friends, Forever more, more, more, more, more.

Say, say oh playmate Hand Rhyme Version #3

Say, say my enemy,Come out and fight with me. And bring your weapons three, Climb up my torture tree, Slide down my razor blade, Into my snake pit, And we'll be enemies , Forever more more, more, more shut the door.

Short legged life

In this Clapping Rhyme game, when you say "Short legged" you make a short distance between your hands. When you say "Long legged" you make a longer distance between your hands. When you say “Knock-kneed" you touch your elbows together.

Have you ever, ever, ever in your short legged life seen a short legged sailor with a short legged wife?

No, I’ve never, never, never in my short legged life seen a short legged with a short legged wife.

Have you ever, ever, ever in your long legged life seen a long legged sailor with a long legged wife?

No, I’ve never, never, never, in my long legged life seen a long legged sailor with a long legged wife.

Have you ever, ever, ever, in your knock-kneed life seen a knock-kneed sailor with a knock-kneed wife?

No, I've never, never, never in my knock-kneed life seen a knock-kneed sailor with a knock-kneed wife.

Have you ever, ever, ever in your short legged life seen a long legged sailor with a knock-kneed wife?

No, I’ve never, never, never in my short legged life seen a long legged sailor with a knock-kneed wife.

Snickers Hand Rhyme

Snickers taste good,Like a, mmmm-candybar should.

Ooh, my, Want a piece of pie.Pie too sweet, Want a piece of meat.

Meat too tough,Want to ride the bus.Bus too full,Want to ride a bull.

Bull too black,Want my money back.Money too green, Want a jelly bean.

Bean too red, Want to go to bed.Bed too soft, Throw the pillow off.

Now close your eyes, And count to tenAnd if you mess up, Start over again.

One, two, three, four,five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten!

Miss Susie Had A Steamboat Hand Rhyme Version #1

Miss Susie had a steamboat,the steamboat had a bell ding ding.The steamboat went to heaven, Miss Susie went to,

Hello operator, give me number nine,and if you disconnect me, I'll chop off your,behind the refrigerator.

There was a piece of glass,Miss Susie sat upon it,and cut her little , (a--)ask me no more questions,tell me no more lies,the boys are in the bathroom, zipping up their flies, are in the city, bees are in the park,Miss susie and her boyfriend,are kissing in the d-a-r-k

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dark dark dark

The dark is like the movies, the movies like the show.The show is like the TV set,and that is all I know know know.I know, I know my ma.I know, I know my pa.I know, I know my sister, with the sixty dollar bra bra bra.

My mother is Godzilla,my father is king kong.My brother is the stupid one,.who made up this song.My mother gave me a nickel,my father gave me a dime.My sister gave me a boyfriend, his name was Frankenstein.He made me do the dishes,.he made me wash the floorsHe made me clean his underwear,then I kicked him out the doorI kicked him over London.I kicked him over FranceI kicked him over Hollywood and he lost his underpants!

Miss Suzy Hand Rhyme Version #2

Miss Suzy had a steamboat The steamboat had a bell Miss Suzy went to heaven The steamboat went to Hello operator Please give me number nine If you disconnect me I'll kick you from Behind the refrigerator there was a piece of glass Miss Suzy sat upon it and cut her little Ask me no more questions Tell me no more lies The boys are in the bathroom zipping up their Flies are in the meadow The bees are in the park Miss Suzy and her boyfriend are kissing in the Dark is like a movie A movie's like a show A show is like a TV screen And that is all I know

Ten little angels

Ten little angelsdressed in whitetryin to get to heavenon the tail of a kite.But the kite string brokeand down the fell.Instead of goin to heaventhey went to Nine little angels {repeat the rest of the words}.Eight little angels... Seven little angels... Six little angels...Five little angels...Four little angels.... Three little angels...Two little angels...One little angeldressed in whitetryin to get to heavenon the tail of a kite.But the kite string brokeand down she fellinstead of going to heavenshe went toHELL!

When Billy Boy Was One - Hand Rhyme Game

Two people sit facing each other. These are the motions... Cross down - start by crossing both hands over your chest, with your finger tips touching your shoulders, then uncross them and smack your thigh's. Your left hand will smack your left thigh and right hand, right thigh.

The next step is to clap. When you clap, you begin singing the song. (now begin claping with your partner - your right hand claps with their right hand - then you clap your hands together, next your left hand claps with your partner's left hand, then you clap your hands together. Repeat until the hand rhyme verse is over.

When you start the next verse, begin again with cross down, slap your thighs, When Billy Boy was two...etc.

When Billy Boy was one, he learned to suck his thumb. Thumb Billy, Thumb Billy, half past one. When Billy Boy was two, he learned to tie his shoe. Shoe Billy, Shoe Billy, half past two. When Billy Boy was three, he learned to climb a tree. Tree Billy, Tree Billy, half past three.

When Billy Boy was four, he learned to close the door. Door Billy, Door Billy, half past four. When Billy Boy was five, he learned to swim and dive. Dive Billy, Dive Billy, half past five. When Billy Boy was six, he learned to pick up sticks. Sticks Billy, Sticks Billy, half past six. When Billy Boy was seven, he learned to pray to heaven.

Heaven Billy, Heaven Billy, half past seven. When Billy Boy was eight, he learned to roller skate. Skate Billy, Skate Billy, half past eight. When Billy Boy was nine, he learned to tell the time. Time Billy, Time Billy, half past nine. When Billy Boy was ten, he learned to catch the hens. Hens Billy, Hens Billy, half past ten.

Cross down, then end!

Worms Hand Rhyme

Nobody likes me Everybody hates me Guess I'll eat some worms.Fat ones, skinny ones, oozy, goozy go ones, Ones that squiggle and squirm. First you cut the head off Then you suck the juice out Then you throw the skin away. Nobody knows how girls can live on worms Three times a DAY!

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