June 17

Sing a Song


Five Little Cupcakes

Five little cupcakes in the bakery shop,
You know the kind with the honey and the sugar on top.
Along came ____ with a penny to pay,
S/he bought one cupcake she took it away.
{Repeat for the numbers 4, 3, 2 and 1. Then sing-}
No little cupcakes in the bakery shop,
You know the kind with the honey and the sugar on top.
Along came ____ with a penny to pay,
S/he said, “Boo hoo hoo. I guess I’ll come back another day.”

*Use your child's name in the blanks!

credit: https://www.playdoughtoplato.com/rhymes-for-kids/

Watch

Visit the Sweeter Days Bakeshop and learn how to make cupcakes!

Try This

Bake some cupcakes together! Let your child measure the ingredients, and decorate the cupcakes after they are baked.

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.

  • Cool cake mix cupcakes: fun & easy baking recipes for kids! by Alex Kuskowski
  • Everyone loves Cupcake by Kelly DiPucchio; pictures by Eric Wight

Explore More

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