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Beehive Counting Practice

Beehive Counting Practice
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A clever little poem to teach your child how to count with their fingers.

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0 minutes
Ages
6 - 30 months
Group size
1 - 2 tots
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Here is the beehive,
Where are the bees?
They're hidden away
Where nobody sees.

Bzzzzzz
Here they come:

One, two, three, four, five!

Act It Out
Ball your fist up for the "beehive," then pop each finger out to count the bees coming out of the beehive.

Original Source

"Finger Plays" from Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/24912/24912-h/24912-h.htm

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