Late last night, when we were all in bed
Old lady Leary put a lantern in the shed
then the cow kicked it over
and winked her eye and said
its gonna be a hot night in old town tonight
FIRE! FIRE! FIRE!
pour on water, pour on water
Save my children, save my children
Jump, Lady, Jump! HUH!
Go through the whole song removing the words with hand gestures until you reach the end.
- Bed – hold hands to one side of head as if you were sleeping.
- Lantern – hang an imaginary lantern
- Cow kicked it over – kicking motion
- Wink – wink (of course)
- Hot Night – make motions as if fanning your face
- Fire – throw hands into the air with each “fire”
- Pour on Water – throw pretend buckets of water
- Save my children – make baby cradling motion
- Jump – you guessed it – JUMP