Fingerplays and Rymes

Here are some simple fingerplays and rhymes you can try at home with your child. This week's theme is outer space!

Four Little Rockets

Four little rockets winking at me.

One shot off and then there were three!

Three little rockets with nothing to do.

One shot off, and then there were two!

Two little rockets afraid of the sun.

One shot off, and then there was one!

One little rocket alone is no fun.

It shot off, and then there was none!

Ten Little Planets

One little two little three little planets

Four little five little six little planets

Seven little eight little nine little planets

Orbiting the sun.

Mercury Venus and the earth

Mars Jupiter and Saturn

Uranus Neptune and Pluto

orbiting the sun.

I’m a Little Rocket

I’m a Little Rocket (Child Squats)

Pointing Towards the sky (Points a finger upward)

4….3...2...1… (repeats slowly)

Blast off! Fly! (Springs into the air)

 

Four Little Stars

Four little stars

winking at me.

One shot off,

then there were three!

Three little stars

With nothing to do.

One shot off,

Then there were two!

Two little stars

Afraid of the sun.

One shot off,

Then there was one!

One little star

Alone is no fun.

It shot off,

then there was none!

 

Check back next week for different fingerplays with a new theme!

Previous Themes to Enjoy
Bears
Christmas
Dinosaurs

Dr Seuss
Kittens
Ocean Animals
Polar Bear
Snowmen
Valentine's Day