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Babies

Book Jacket: Duckie's Splash!

Duckie's Splash!
by Barry, Frances
ISBN: 0763628972
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Rhyme: "Round and Round the Garden"
(Try this rhymes while you tickle your baby's arm or tummy!)
 
Round and round the garden circle fingers on baby's palm
When the teddy bear  
One step, two steps, walk fingers up baby's arm
Tickly under there. tickle under arm
  (a little faster)
Round and round the garden, circle fingers on baby's palm
When the little mouse,  
One step, two steps walk fingers up baby's arm
To his little house! tickle under arm

Toddlers

Book Jacket: Mommy, carry me please!
Mommy, carry me please!
by Cabrera, Jane
ISBN: 0823419355
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Rhyme: "10 Buddles"
(Clap your hands as you follow the instructions in this counting rhyme)
 
1 bubble, 2 bubbles, 3 bubbles, TOP tap top of head
4 bubbles, 5 bubbles, 6 bubbles, HOP hop once
7 bubbles, 8 bubbles, 9 bubbles, POP clap hands
10 bubbles floating down, time to STOP! sit or crouch down

Preschoolers

Book Jacket: The snail and the whale
The snail and the whale
by Donaldson, Julia
ISBN: 0142405809
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Rhyme: "Little Blue Whale"
 
Little blue whale hold hands apart
In a big blue sea hold hands farther apart
Splish, splash, splish, splash make splashing movements with hands
Swim with me! make swimming motions with hands
Dip a little make a diving motion with your right hand
Dive a little make a diving motion with your left hand
Dunk a little, whale make a diving motion with both hands
Come back up and flip your tail! put hand behind back like a tail and "splash"