Poems & Rhymes

Let's Run!

Lily Erlic Submitted by: Lily Erlic

Action rhyme to get kids running!

Time
5 minutes
Ages
0 - 60 months
Group size
0 - 8 tots
Rating

Poems & Rhymes

Let’s run!
Let’s run!
Under the sun!
We can have fun!

Let’s run over here,
Let’s run over there,
Let’s run on the track,
Across and then back.

Let’s run!
Let’s run!
Under the sun!
We can have fun!

Gestures
"Let’s run!" (Run in place)
"Let’s run!" (Run in place)
"Under the sun!" (Spread arms)
"We can have fun!" (Take a running leap)

"Let’s run over here" (Run to the left of the room or space)
"Let’s run over there" (Run to the right of the room or space)
"Let’s run on the track" (Pretend to run on track)
"Across and then back" (Run away then back)

"Let’s run!" (Run in place)
"Let’s run!" (Run in place)
"Under the sun!" (Spread arms)
"We can have fun!" (Take a running leap)
Act It Out
For babies, instead of running with your legs, you can run with your fingers in front of them or on their legs.

Original Source

Lily Erlic, Children's Author

Developmental skills

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