Songs and Rhymes

Five Currant Buns

Five currant buns in a baker's shop.
Round and fat with a cherry on the top,
Along came ....... with a penny one day,
Bought a currant bun and took it away.

Four currant buns in a baker's shop.
Round and fat with a cherry on the top,
Along came ...... with a penny one day,
Bought a currant bun and took it away.

Three currant buns in a baker's shop.
Round and fat with a cherry on the top,
Along came ..... with a penny one day,
Bought a currant bun and took it away.

Two currant buns in a baker's shop.
Big and round with a cherry on the top,
Along came a boy with a penny one day,
Bought a currant bun and took it away.

One currant bun in a baker's shop.
Round and fat with a cherry on the top,
Along came ..... with a penny one day,
Bought the currant bun and took it away.

 

Five Little Elephants

One Little Elephant Balancing,
foot by foot on a piece of string.
Thought it was such a wonderful stunt,
call for another little elephant.

Two Little Elephants Balancing,
foot by foot on a piece of string.
Thought it was such a wonderful stunt,
call for another little elephant.

Three Little Elephants Balancing,
foot by foot on a piece of string.
Thought it was such a wonderful stunt,
call for another little elephant.

Four Little Elephants Balancing,
foot by foot on a piece of string.
Thought it was such a wonderful stunt,
call for another little elephant.

Five Little Elephants Balancing,
foot by foot on a piece of string.
Thought it was such a wonderful stunt,
they all give a jump and they all fell down.



There’s a tiny caterpillar 

There’s a tiny caterpillar on a leaf (wiggle, wiggle)
There’s a tiny caterpillar on a leaf (wiggle, wiggle)
There’s a tiny caterpillar, tiny caterpillar,
There’s a tiny caterpillar on a leaf (wiggle, wiggle)
He will eat the leaves around him ‘til he’s full (munch, munch)
He will eat the leaves around him ‘til he’s full (munch, munch)
He will eat the leaves around, eat the leaves around
He will eat the leaves around him ‘til he’s full (munch, munch)
A cocoon is what he’s spinning for his home (spin, spin)
A cocoon is what he’s spinning for his home (spin, spin)
A cocoon is what he’s spinning, cocoon is what he’s spinning,
A cocoon is what he’s spinning for his home (spin, spin)
Then he’ll be a butterfly and fly away (flap, flap)
Then he’ll be a butterfly and fly away (flap, flap)
Then he’ll be a butterfly, be a butterfly,
Then he’ll be a butterfly and fly away (flap, flap)


Busby Red
 
There was a bus went down the lane, went down the lane, went down the lane. There was a bus went down the lane and her name was Busby Red.
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Her wheels were made out of apple pies, of apple pies, of apple pies. Her wheels were made out of apple pies and her name was Busby Red.....
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Her sides were made out of cheddar cheese, of cheddar cheese, of cheddar cheese. Her sides were made out of cheddar cheese and her name was Busby Red......
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Her wipers were made out of sausages, of sausages, of sausages. Her wipers were made out of sausage and her name was Busby Red......
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Her roof was made out of toast and jam, of toast and jam, of toast and jam. Her roof was made out of toast and jam and her name was Busby Red....
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Her seats were made out of marshmallows, of marshmallows, of marshmallows. Her seats were made out of marshmallows and her name was Busby Red.....
And the passengers were riding, were riding, were riding and the passengers were riding on a bus called Busby Red.
Oh no, someone’s eaten Busby Red!

 

 

 

 














































 

Our Vision:

Our Vision at Parkview is to encourage every individual to

  • walk their own path
  • build their own bridge
  • climb their own mountain

in order to fulfil their potential in life and learning

 

As a Local Authority Maintained Nursery School we offer:

  • 3 year old funded places (15 hours a week)
  • 3 year old funded places for working parents (up to 30 hours a week)
  • Flexible sessions which can be used over a full day if wished
  • Parents can pay for additional sessions if wished
  • Hot lunches
  • Resourced Provision for children with Special Educational Needs

 

We work closely with Stepping Stones Nursery next door who can provide wrap around and holiday provision for children attending Parkview Nursery.