These songs and rhymes provide a stimulating variety of games for young children to sing and play. They are all sung by children aged 5-11, accompanied by Eira Davies, and have a freshness and spontaneity.
We begin with a series of singing games which are, either, great fun for parties, or can be used to help young children gain confidence in self-expression.
Side One : A) Singing Games :-
1) Girls and Boys Come Out to Play 2) Down by the Riverside 3) Mrs Brown went to Town 4) The Wheels of the Bus 5) Please Mr Crocodile 6) Oranges & Lemons 7) Soldier, Soldier 8) Half a Pint of Porter 9) Old Roger 10) Suzy Had a Baby 11) London Bridge
Then some dancing games, to which children, can enjoy making up their own movements and actions.
Side One : B) Dancing Games (part I) :-
1) I Am on Tom Tiddler's Gorund 2) Spinning Wheel 3) The Best Bed 4) Oats, Peas, Beans & Barley Grow 5) I Travelled Over Land & Sea
Side Two : B) Dancing Games (part II) :-
1) Follow My Leader to London Town 2) Here We Go Round by Jingaring 3) Dance to Your Daddy 4) Bow, Bow, oh Belinda 5) Here Comes a Poor Woman
And finally, some action rhymes, which are a great way of helping children, to develop mental and physical co-ordination.
Side Two : C) Action Rhymes :-
1) We Are the Music Makers 2) Piggy On the Railway 3) Last Evening Cousin Peter Came 4) I Won't Be My Father's Jack 5) Eat Brown Bread 6) Hush-a-Bye Baby 7) Tommy Was a Soldier Boy 8) Can You Tell Me ? 9) Sleep Baby Sleep 10) Stretch Up Tall 11) Did You Ever See Lassie ?