You are here


Early Childhood Activity Bank

Ring Around the Rosie

Share

Use this activity at Circle Time or on the playground. It is a great way to liven up the day. Have children stand in a circle and sing this familiar song.

Ring around the rosie,
A pocket full of posies,
Ashes, ashes,
We all fall down!

As everyone tumbles to the floor on "We all fall down," start tapping your feet and chanting these words:

"The sheep are in the meadow,
Eating buttercups,
A-tishoo, A-tishoo,
We all stand up!"

Resources


FIND MORE ACTIVITIES

Find more activities for early childhood classrooms in these archives:

ABOUT SUE LaBELLA

Sue LaBella, Education World's early childhood editor, is a former teacher who loves writing activities and poems for young children. She lives in Connecticut with her family and her bulldog named Daisy.

Have you subscribed to Sue's free Early Childhood Newsletter? If you have not yet signed up, you're missing out on more fun themed poems and activities. Take a look at Sue's newsletter archive, then sign up today so you don't miss another timely issue of this free newsletter.

Activities by Sue LaBella
Education World®
Copyright © 2009 Education World

05/18/2009

 

Comments