NUMERACY

Five Little Speckled Frogs

RESOURCES NEEDED:

~ Coloured photocopy or felt cut outs of 5 frogs and 1 log (or use your fingers on your hand)

~ Music CD or lyrics to Five Little Speckled Frogs

INSTRUCTIONS:

1. Lay out your five little frogs on the log, or hold up your hand showing your thumb and fingers.

2. Play the song with the CD or sing the following lyrics, removing each frog/finger during the song as required.


* FIVE LITTLE SPECKLED FROGS *

Five Little Speckled Frogs

Sat on a speckled log

Eating some most delicious bugs

Yum, Yum

One frog jumped in the pool

Where it was nice and cool

Now there are only four speckled frogs

Glub, glub



Four/Three/Two Little Speckled Frogs

Sat on a speckled log

Eating some most delicious bugs

Yum, Yum

One frog jumped in the pool

Where it was nice and cool

Now there are only three/two/one speckled frogs

Glub, glub



One Little Speckled Frog

Sat on a speckled log

Eating some most delicious bugs

Yum, Yum

One frog jumped in the pool

Where it was nice and cool

Now there are no speckled frogs

Glub, glub