This month in Storytime Saturday we will be looking at the origins of Jack and Jill. This is a very well known nursery rhyme and is probably sung by almost every parent who has children, but where did it originate. Jack and Jill went up the hill, to fetch a pail of water, Jack fell down and broke his … Continue reading Storytime Saturday : Jack and Jill
Baa Baa Black Sheep is a nursery rhyme that we are all probably intimately familiar with, its one of those nursery rhymes that is sung to every child growing up and has been for generations. Bah, Bah, a black Sheep, Have you any Wool? Yes merry I Have, Three Bags full, Two for my Master, One for my Dame, None for the Little Boy That … Continue reading Saturday storytime: Baa Baa Black Sheep!
Welcome to our new semi regular feature where we take a look at all things Nursery Rhyme. We all had them sung when we were young and they play a constant role in our lives as we now sing them to our kids and I dare say they will in turn sing them to theirs. We’ve all heard the stories of various nurseries singing ‘Baa, Baa, Rainbow Sheep’ instead … Continue reading storytime saturday : The Grand Old Duke of York