July 31

Sing a Song

The Farmer in the Dell

The farmer in the dell (2x)
Hi-ho, the derry-o
The farmer in the dell
The farmer takes a wife (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The farmer takes a wife
The wife takes the child (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The wife takes the child
The child takes the nurse (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The child takes the nurse
The nurse takes the cow (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The nurse takes the cow
The cow takes the dog (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The cow takes the dog
The dog takes the cat (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The dog takes the cat
The cat takes the mouse (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The cat takes the mouse
The mouse takes the cheese (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The mouse takes the cheese
The cheese stands alone (2×)
Hi-ho, the derry-o…
The cheese stands alone

Watch

What makes music sound so good?

Try This

Visit the library! Pick out books about music and check out CDs to listen to at home.

Read a Book

Here are two book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

  • Coat of Many Colors by Dolly Parton; illustrated by Brooke Boynton-Hughes
  • What a Wonderful World based on the song by Bob Thiele & George David Weiss; illustrated by Tim Hopgood

Explore More

See the July Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!