folk song

Stella Ella Ola

Lyrics Stella Ella Olaclap clap clapSinging S chico chicoChico chico clap clapS Chico Chico baloney baloneyCheese and macaroni,Say 1, 2, 3, 4, 5! Circle Game Formation: Students sit in a circle with hands out to the side, palms up. Each …

Dandansoy

Lyrics – Visayan (Folk song from the Philippines) Dandansoy, bayaan ta icaoPauli aco sa PayaoUgaling con icao hidlauonAng Payaw imo lang lantauon. Dandansoy, con imo apasonBisan tubig di magbalonUgaling con icao uhauonSa dalan magbobonbobon. Convento, diin ang cura?Municipio, diin justicia?Yari …

Měla babka čtyři jabka

Lyrics – Czech (Czech folk song) Měla babka čtyři jabkaa dědoušek jen dvědej mi babko jedno jabkobudeme mít stejně. English Translation – Grandma had four apples Grandma had four applesand grandfather only twogive me one apple, grandmawe will have the …

Jump Shamador

Lyrics Call: Good morning to you, daughter*.Response: Good morning to you, mother.Call: What is your intention?Response: I want to be a teacher.Call: You can’t be a teacher.Response: I must be a teacher.All: Jump shamador, me darling,Jump shamador me dear.Jump shamador, …

Dong, Dong, Dongdaemun

Lyrics – Transliteration (South Korean folk song) Dong, Dong, Dongdaemuneul yeoreora,Nam, Nam, Namdaemuneul yeoreora,Yeol dusiga doemyeoneun, (or jinamyeon,)Muneul danneunda. English Translation Open the East, East, East Grand Gate,Open the South, South, South Grand Gate,When it’s at twelve sharp,The gates are …

Lead Through That Sugar and Tea

Lyrics Lead through that sugar and tea,O, lead through that candy.You lead through that sugar and tea,And I’ll lead through that candy. You swing that sugar and tea,O, you swing that candy.We’ll all swing our sugar and tea,And we’ll all …

Monter sur un éléphant

Lyrics – French (French Canadian folk song) Monter sur un éléphantC’est haut, c’est haut.Monter sur un éléphant,C’est, haut, c’est effrayant. Monter sur deux éléphantsC’est haut, c’est haut.Monter sur deux éléphants,C’est, haut, c’est effrayant. Monter sur trois éléphantsC’est haut, c’est haut.Monter …

Cherry Tree

Lyrics (Traditional chant) Once I found a cherry stone,I put it in the groundAnd when I came to look at it,A tiny shoot I found. The shoot grew up and up each day,And soon became a tree.I picked the rosy …

Jack was Every Inch a Sailor

Lyrics (Canadian folk song) Now ’twas twenty-five or thirty years since Jack first saw the light,He came into this world of woe one dark and stormy night,He was born on board his father’s ship as she was lying to,‘Bout twenty-five …

There Was a Great Big Moose

Lyrics (Folk song) 1. There was a great big moose (repeat)He liked to drink a lot of juice. (repeat)(Repeat) RefrainSinging oh way oh, (repeat)Way oh, way oh, way oh, way oh, (repeat)Way oh, way oh, (repeat)Way oh, way oh, way oh, …

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