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Counting Rhymes

Here is the best collection of some very popular modern and traditional counting rhymes for teaching counting and patterns to the toddlers and young children’s.

Five Little Monkeys
Five Little Monkeys

It is a popular nursery rhyme and finger play in which each verse being represented by an action. It is usually accompanied by a sequence of gestures that mimic the words of the song. Each successive verse sequentially counts down from the starting number. Children simply love it!

Five Little Ducks
Five Little Ducks

Learning and saying this rhyme together can help your child learn skills which will support their development and growth in many areas. It is a fun way to introduce counting and patterns.

Hickory Dickory Dock
Hickory Dickory Dock

The rhyme is thought to have been based on the astronomical clock at Exeter Cathedral. The clock has a small hole in the door below the face for the resident cat to hunt mice. This is an elementary tool to help teaching children the time.

Alice The Camel
Alice the Camel

"Alice the Camel" or "Sally the Camel" is a traditional nursery rhyme that teaches kids to number count down. Many parents and grandparents can remember this lovely rhyme from their own childhood time.

Five Little Speckled Frogs
Five little speckled frogs

It is a great numbers song for introducing subtraction as the five little frogs jump into the water one by one. It is a very entertaining song for the kids and it is sometimes used in conjunction with swimming lessons.