Song

Boom-chick-a-boom

Seattlemum Submitted by: Seattlemum

Call and response chant helpful for practicing listening and repeating back with a variety of vocal qualities.

Time
10 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Song

I said a “boom-chick-a-boom” (students repeat)
I said a “boom-chick-a-boom” (students repeat)
I said a “boom-chick-a-rock-a-chick-a-rock-a-chick-a-boom” (students repeat)
Okay (students repeat)
Alright (students repeat)
One more time… (students repeat)

VARIATIONS
A little bit slower [REPEAT whole chant slower]
A little bit faster [REPEAT whole chant faster]
A little bit higher [REPEAT whole chant with a high pitched voice]
A little bit lower [REPEAT whole chant with a low pitched voice]
A little bit softer [REPEAT whole chant with a soft voice]
A little bit louder [REPEAT whole chant with a louder voice]

Original Source

Traditional American camp song

Developmental skills

Season