Ready to go beyond Humpty Dumpty? The Hey Diddle Diddle nursery rhyme is a super fun one to introduce your toddler too. The song teaches children about farm animals in a super fun way.
Scroll down to get your hands on the free printable that you can use to teach your little one about the rhyme, along with some cool activity ideas too.
Hey Diddle Diddle Nursery Rhyme Lyrics
Hey, diddle, diddle,
The cat and the fiddle,
The cow jumped over the moon;
The little dog laughed
To see such sport,
And the dish ran away with the spoon.
Old MacDonald Activity Ideas
This fun Nursery rhyme could be a great way to introduce kids to the theme of Farm animals.
You could create some farm animal activities with the little ones, play a game, where you make the different noises of animals on the farm or even make an Old MacDonald Craft.
Check out this fantastic Old MacDonald Craft if you’re looking for inspiration!
More Farm Animal Activity Ideas Include:
Reading some kids books about Farm Animals. Tucked in the barn is a fun good night farm animal book full of rhyming to get the kids having fun whilst learning about farm animals.
You could also try creating a fun paper plate Sheep craft or maybe try making these super cute toilet tube pigs! Crafting is always fun for the little ones and these farm animal craft ideas are really easy to do.
Well I sure hope these ideas got you thinking of some fun activities to make and do with the little ones! Let me know what you choose to do! Enjoy!