Bought Me a Cat

Consider using this song for younger students by adding motions – but also for the older students with recorders.


1. Bought me a cat, the cat pleased me,
I fed my cat under yonder tree.
The cat said “fiddle-i-fee.”
2. hen…chimmy chuck chimmy chuck

3. duck… quack, quack

4. goose… hissy, hissy

5. pig… oink, oink

6. sheep… baa, baa

7. hog… griffy, griffy

8. cow… moo, moo

9. horse… neigh, neigh

10. dog… bow-wow, bow-wow



Worksheet / Assessment – Step, Skip, Repeat


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    • Song with chords in 2 keys
    • Printable Animal Melody Visuals
    • Melody (Step, Skip, Repeat) Worksheet / Assessment
  • Digital Animal Melody Visuals
  • MIDI file
  • MP3