March 17

Sing a Song

Five Little Shamrocks

5 little shamrocks lying in the grass
along came a leprechaun skipping down the path.
He picked one up and put it on the door
that’s for good luck now there are 4.

4 little shamrocks lying in the grass
along came a leprechaun skipping down the path.
He picked it up and and put it on a tree
that’s for good luck now there are 3.

3 little shamrocks lying in the grass
along came a leprechaun skipping down the path.
He picked it up and put it on his shoe
that’s for good luck now there are 2.

2 little shamrocks lying in the grass
along came a leprechaun skipping down the path.
He picked it up and held it toward the sun
that’s for good luck now there is 1.

1 little shamrock lying in the grass
along came a leprechaun skipping down the path.
He left it there so there’d always be 1
that’s for good luck and now my story’s done!

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Help your child pick out something green to wear. Spend time talking about shamrocks and other things that are connected to St. Patrick’s Day.

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