Ice Cream Cone
Words and Actions by CK Emanuel
To the tune of: 1, 2, Buckle My Shoe
One, two, a cone for you.
HOLD UP APPROPRIATE FINGERS AS COUNTS
TOUCH FINGERS TO THUMB AS IF HOLDING A CONE, MOVE AS IF PASSING THE CONE TO A PERSON IN FRONT
Three, four, a few scoops more.
COUNT ON FINGERS; MAKE ’CONE’ AGAIN, MAKE OTHER HAND DROP SCOOPS OF ’ICE CREAM’ ON TOP
Five, six, take a few licks.
COUNT ON FINGERS; BRING ‘CONE’ HAND TO MOUTH AS IF LICKING A CONE
Seven, eight, isn’t it great?
COUNT ON FINGERS; GIVE TWO THUMBS UP
Nine, ten, I’m hungry again!
COUNT ON FINGERS; RUB BELLY
Participation Age Range: 6 months to 6 years
Skills Utilized/Reinforced: Fine motor, Laterality and Directionality, Knowledge of Opposites
Themes: Counting, Summer, Food, Dessert