WARM UP your bodies.
PAT on thighs, using alternate hands and say Caterpillar.
Each time you say a syllable pat the other leg. Cat-er-pil-lar
CLAP and say Butterfly – doing one clap for each syllable. But-ter-fly.
Make sure you say the word how you usually say it, don’t slow it down.
Say them together with the pat and the clap
Cat-er-pil-lar But-ter-fly Cat-er-pil-lar But-ter-fly
JOIN IN patting and clapping Caterpillar Butterfly to the music.
Keep in time and say the words as you pat the rhythms.
Cantaloupe Island Backing Track
THERE'S A TINY CATERPILLAR ON A LEAF
JOIN IN with the actions.
Wriggle Wriggle - wriggle your body
Munch Munch - Open and close your hands
Spin Spin - roll your hands around each other.
Flap Flap - flap your arms like wings.
Listen to the Sing-a-long clip first so you know what to do.
Practise lifting your left and right legs when they say ‘step left/right’
Get everyone in the house to make a line ready to do the conga.
Stand on tiptoes and bounce along to the conga, moving around the room, like a giant caterpillar.