Rhyme Time Fun: Engaging Rhymes for Playgroup

Fun Rhymes for Reception Class Kids! ūüĆü

Rhyme Fun


  • ‚ÄúElephant Elephant ūüźė‚ÄĚ

Learning About Farms


  • ‚ÄúOld MacDonald Had a Farm ūüöú‚ÄĚ

Birds in the Sky


  • ‚ÄúBirds Are Flying in the Sky ūüź¶‚ÄĚ

Magic Words


  • ‚ÄúFive Magic Words ‚ú®‚ÄĚ

Twinkle Twinkle


  • ‚ÄúTwinkle Twinkle Little Star ūüĆü‚ÄĚ

Quiz Time! ūüďĚ

Fill in the Blanks:

  1. Old MacDonald had a ___.
    • a) Zoo
    • b) Farm
    • c) School
    • d) City
  2. Twinkle twinkle little ___.
    • a) Car
    • b) Moon
    • c) Sun
    • d) Flower
  3. Birds are flying in the ___.
    • a) Sea
    • b) Sky
    • c) Ground
    • d) River
  4. Five magic ___.
    • a) Letters
    • b) Words
    • c) Numbers
    • d) Colors
  5. Elephant Elephant big and ___.
    • a) Small
    • b) Fast
    • c) Strong
    • d) Quiet

This blog post introduces fun rhymes and includes a quiz to test your knowledge! ūüöÄ

  1. Q: What are rhymes?
    • A: Rhymes are words that have the same ending sounds, like ‚Äúcat‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúhat.‚ÄĚ
  2. Q: Why do we sing rhymes?
    • A: We sing rhymes because they are fun to listen to and help us remember words.
  3. Q: What is the rhyme ‚ÄúElephant Elephant‚ÄĚ about?
    • A: It‚Äôs a fun rhyme about elephants and their big size.
  4. Q: Who is Old MacDonald in the rhyme?
    • A: Old MacDonald is a farmer who has many animals on his farm.
  5. Q: What do the birds do in the rhyme ‚ÄúBirds are flying in the sky‚ÄĚ?
    • A: The birds fly high in the sky and sing sweetly.
  6. Q: How many magic words are there in the rhyme?
    • A: There are five magic words: Please, thank you, sorry, excuse me, and yes.
  7. Q: What is the rhyme ‚ÄúTwinkle Twinkle Little Star‚ÄĚ about?
    • A: It‚Äôs about a sparkling star in the sky that we wonder about.
  8. Q: Why are rhymes important for children?
    • A: Rhymes help children learn new words, improve memory, and develop language skills.
  9. Q: Can rhymes help with learning manners?
    • A: Yes, rhymes like ‚ÄúFive Magic Words‚ÄĚ teach children polite expressions.
  10. Q: How can we make rhymes more fun?
    • A: We can add actions, sing with friends, or use musical instruments.
  11. Q: What can we learn from the rhyme ‚ÄúOld MacDonald Had a Farm‚ÄĚ?
    • A: We learn about farm animals and their sounds.
  12. Q: What do stars do in the rhyme ‚ÄúTwinkle Twinkle Little Star‚ÄĚ?
    • A: Stars twinkle and shine brightly in the sky.
  13. Q: Do rhymes help with creativity?
    • A: Yes, rhymes stimulate imagination and creativity in children.
  14. Q: Can we make up our own rhymes?
    • A: Yes, we can create rhymes about things we like or imagine.
  15. Q: How can we enjoy rhymes at home or school?
    • A: We can sing rhymes together, make rhyming games, and create rhyming stories.

Subject: Rhymes
Class: Playgroup

Elephant Elephant

Old MacDonald had a farm.

Birds are flying in the sky.

There are five magic words.

Twinkle twinkle little star.


  1. Elephant Elephant ūüźė:
    • Example: ‚ÄúElephant, elephant, big and strong. How I wonder, what you munch along!‚ÄĚ
  2. Old MacDonald Had a Farm ūüöú:
    • Example: ‚ÄúOld MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O. And on that farm, he had a cow, E-I-E-I-O. With a moo moo here and a moo moo there‚Ķ‚ÄĚ
  3. Birds Flying in the Sky ūüź¶:
    • Example: ‚ÄúBirds are flying in the sky, high and low they soar up high. Tweet tweet chirp chirp they sing, spreading joy on feathered wing!‚ÄĚ
  4. Five Magic Words ‚ú®:
    • Example: ‚ÄúPlease, thank you, sorry, excuse me, and yes. Five magic words that show kindness and politeness.‚ÄĚ
  5. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star ūüĆü:
    • Example: ‚ÄúTwinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are. Up above the world so high, like a diamond in the sky.‚ÄĚ


  1. Who loves to munch along?
    a) Dog
    b) Elephant
    c) Bird
    d) Cat
  2. Old MacDonald had a ___.
    a) Car
    b) Farm
    c) Star
    d) Jar
  3. What flies high in the sky?
    a) Fish
    b) Birds
    c) Cats
    d) Dogs
  4. How many magic words are there?
    a) Two
    b) Three
    c) Five
    d) Seven
  5. Twinkle twinkle little ___.
    a) Moon
    b) Star
    c) Sun
    d) Cloud
  6. What is big and strong?
    a) Mouse
    b) Elephant
    c) Ant
    d) Bee
  7. What is the opposite of night?
    a) Day
    b) Dark
    c) Moon
    d) Sun
  8. How many legs does an elephant have?
    a) Two
    b) Four
    c) Six
    d) Eight
  9. Who says ‚Äúmoo‚ÄĚ on the farm?
    a) Cow
    b) Dog
    c) Cat
    d) Horse
  10. What do birds do in the sky?
    a) Swim
    b) Fly
    c) Jump
    d) Dig
  11. What should we say when we want something nicely?
    a) Please
    b) Thank you
    c) Sorry
    d) Excuse me
  12. What twinkles in the night sky?
    a) Moon
    b) Stars
    c) Clouds
    d) Sun
  13. What is another word for ‚Äútiny‚ÄĚ?
    a) Big
    b) Large
    c) Little
    d) Huge
  14. What do we wear on our heads?
    a) Shoes
    b) Hats
    c) Gloves
    d) Socks
  15. What do we use to hit a ball in cricket?
    a) Bat
    b) Ball
    c) Stick
    d) Glove


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