Sing a Song
Where is Thumbkin?
Where is Thumkin? Where is Thumkin?
(Hide hands behind back)
Here I am! Here I am!
(Show Left thumb, then Right thumb)
How are you today, sir?
(Wiggle Left thumb)
Very well, I thank you.
(Wiggle Right thumb)
Run away, run away.
(Hide Left Hand behind back, then Right Hand)
Continue with Pointer, Tall Finger, Ringer Finger, Pinkie
Poem In Your Pocket - Emily Arrow
Find a favorite poem (or write an original) and put it in your pocket today! Share it with everyone you meet (or at least the family members at your house!)
Chicken Scratches by George Shannon & Lynn Brunelle; illustrated by Scott Menchin
Books to Check Out from the Library
- A Poem in Your Pocket by Margaret McNamara; illustrated by G. Brian Karas
- Keep a Pocket in Your Poem: Classic Poems and Playful Parodies written and selected by Patrick Lewis; illustrated by Johanna Wright