Thursday, April 26, 2012


(Tune:  “Farmer in the Dell”)

Z - e - r - o spells zero.  (Hold up fist.)
Z - e - r - o spells zero.
Zero is our hero.
Z - e - r - o spells zero.

O – n – e spells one.  (Hold up 1 finger.)
O – n – e spells one. 
Spelling numbers is such fun.
O – n – e spells one.

T –w –o spells two.  (Hold up 2 fingers.)
T –w –o spells two.
I can spell and so can you.
T – w – o spells two.

Three – It’s as easy as can be….

Four – I can spell even more…

Five – I can spell and I can jive…

Six – Number words are a trick…

Seven – We’re so hot we are sizzlin’…

Eight – We are smart.  We spell great…

Nine – Spelling good and feeling fine…

Ten – You’ve spelled “ten” and that’s “The End”…

*HINT!  Make a class book where children illustrate the set for each 
number word.
Give children flash cards of number words to hold up as you sing.