This is such a fun song! I love to use this song on car rides with my own kids. One person sings the main part, while everyone one else echoes each phrase. At the end, the leader sings “Did you ever see a …..” The sillier, the better!


Down by the bay
Where the watermelon grow,
Back to my home,
I dare not go.
But if I do,
My mother will say:
Did you ever see a bear combing his hair?
Down by the bay!

2. …moose kissing a goose…3. ….whale with a polka-dot tail…

4. …llama eating pajamas…
5. …fly wearing a tie…


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    • Orff arrangement
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