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Good Morning Song (sung to the tune of Happy Birthday) Good morning to you! And how do you do?

I am the doctor Healing people like you! Additional verses: I am the nurse, helping the doctor help you. I am the dentist, giving tooth care to you. I am the firefighter, fighting fires for you. I am the grocer, selling food to you. I am the police officer, solving crimes for you. I am the mail carrier, bringing letters to you. I am the carpenter, building houses for you. I am the teacher, teaching children like you. I am the librarian, lending books to you. Helpers This helper builds our houses. (Hold up thumb) This helper brings our mail. (Hold up pointer) This helper teaches the children. (Hold up middle finger) And this one has groceries to sell. (Hold up ring finger) And this little helper, yes, it's me (Hold up and wiggle pinky finger) When I grow up, (Stretch arms above head) Which will I be (Pointer finger tapping on chin).

What Do you Do? What Do You Do? Teacher, Teacher, What do you do? I teach you reading And writing, too. Doctor, Doctor, What do you do? I help when you're sick With a cold or the flu. Firefighter, Firefighter, What do you do? I help fight fires That might hurt you. Officer, Officer, What do you do? I help you stay safe In all that you do. Dentist, Dentist, What do you do? I clean your teeth And keep your gums healthy, too. Children, Children, What will you do? When you grow up, Which job is for you? Walking Down the Street When I went walking down the street, down the street, down the street A community helper I did meet, Heigh ho, heigh ho, heigh ho a ridgety jig and away we go, away we go, away we go, a ridgety jig and away we go, heigh ho, heigh ho, heigh ho

Workers. Workers. A person that you meet each day. shoemaker etc. . mail carrier. And this is the friendly traffic cop. then thumbs wag at each other They jump hands go up and down quickly And have such fun! hands together and clap Policeman A fingerplay This is a car driving down the street right fist travels down extended left arm Here's a policeman walking his beat right index and middle fingers walk down left arm Now he is checking the stores at night To see that the stores are locked up tight right index finger and thumb turn key in keyhole formed by crook of little finger of left hand. grocer. who are the people in your neighborhood In your neighborhood In your neighborhood. In your neighborhood. other fingers in a fist. the fireman is a person in your neighborhood. Workers Let's talk about the workers. left hand in fist. on Stop. The Fireman is a person in your neighborhood. fingers point up From a window in this house other fist open. Workers Workers. in your neighborhood. index finger straight up Who tells the cars when to Go and Stop! on Go index finger beckons. fingers point up Playmates wave at each other close fists. Oh. Workers. Workers. raise fist up When cars get in a traffic jam jam fists together He help them better than anyone can. Workers. who are the people in your neighborhood. Add verses with other people in the neighborhood. left index finger as cop stands erect The People in Your Neighborhood A song from Sesame Street Oh. Teachers and Lawyers Teachers and Lawyers Teachers and Lawyers Let's talk about the workers Doctors and Medics Doctors and Medics Doctors and Medics Let's talk about the workers Continue with other workers Playmates Begin with closed fists From a window in this house open one fist.Community Helpers Songs Workers. The people that you meet each day. Oh.

oh. no time to rest Wake up. so. bend down thumb Number 2 pulls his big boots on. slide down pole Off on the engine.Ten Little Firemen Preschool children perform the actions that the words suggest. so. from any harm. home so-o slow steer engine with hands Back to bed. all in a row. so. fingers curled Ding dong goes the bell pull bell cord with one hand And down the pole they go close both fists. spread arms Whooo-ooo! Whooo-ooo! Hear the fire truck say imitate siren As all of the cars get out of the way. extend both hands with fingers curled A Fireman A fingerplay This brave fireman is going to bed hold up right thumb Down on the pillow he lays his head right thumb on left palm Wraps himself in his blanket tight curl fingers around thumb And plans to sleep this way all night close eyes But the fire alarm rings! He opens his eyes! open eyes Quickly he's dressed and down the pole he slides right hand slides down left arm in a grip from elbow to wrist Then he climbs on the truck to go. Shhh! goes the water from the fire hose spout. Wake up. oh. do your Best! . go. steer engine with hands Using the big hose. Fire fighter. hands manipulate imaginary steering wheel Five Little Firefighters A fingerplay Five little fire fighters sit very still hold up five fingers Until they see a five on top of the hill Number one rings the bell. When all the fire's out. extend both hands. bend down middle finger Number 4 joins him. bend down ring finger Number 5 drives the truck to the fire. go. hear the alarm Save the building. bend down pointer finger Number 3 climbs on the truck right away. oh. ding-dong. no one can wait. put one on top of other. Firefighter. Fire Fighter. Fire Fighter Fire Fighter. rub palms together And quicker than a wink the fire is out! clap hands. bend down little finger The big yellow flames go higher and higher. Ten little firemen sleeping in a row.

fireman number five what can we do to stay alive? Get out! Stay Out! Fireman. Putting out the fires. fireman number ten who is your friend? A fireman dress in his turn out gear Firefighter (tune: Frere Jacques) Firefighter. and Roll Stop.9-1-1 Fireman. fireman number four tell us why we should touch the door? To see if there’s a fire on the other side of the door. firefighter You are brave. Where ever your meeting place is. Lots of things. matches and sticks? NO! Fireman. fireman number eight can you tell me a rule that is great?Never hide under your bed. lots of things. That won't do! That won't do! The Matches Song Sung to: "Mary Had A little Lamb" Matches are for lots of things. Drop. find a match. fireman number two if we catch on fire. lives you save. Fireman. fireman number three tell us where our meeting place should be. fireman number six should we play with lighters. why do we call 9-1-1? For emergency Fireman. Lives you save. fireman number one. That won't do! That won't do! Never. and Roll If your clothes should catch on fire. If you do. never play with matches. fireman Fireman. if you do. If I ever find a match. fireman number nine tell us who to call one more time. grownup friend. Matches are for lots of things that grown-up people do. 'cause that's the thing to do Stop. what should we do? Stop. I'll give it to a grown-up friend. fireman number seven what should we do when the smoke is to the heavens? Crawl to safety Fireman. Drop. grown-up friend. putting out the fires. You might burn your clothes. If you do. Drop. Fireman. find a match. You might burn your clothes. I know just what to do. Fireman. I'll give it to a grown-up friend. Stop. if you do. and Roll! (Sung to "Farmer in the Dell") Stop. you are brave. and Roll . Never Play With Matches (Tune: : Frere Jacques ) Never. Drop and Roll Fireman. You might burn your fingers.Fireman. If I ever find a match. . You might burn your fingers. Drop. never play with matches.

When I see a fire. And help to make things safe for you. 'cause that's the Five Little Firefighters Five Little firefighters sleeping in their bed The first one said. (ring) This firefighter climbs higher and higher. find a match. "Put your gas mask on your nose. I'll give it to a grown-up friend. The firemen will work very hard To put the fire out. Hear me shout: "Turn on the water and put the fire out!" Shhhhhhhh! Firefighters (tune: Pop Goes The Weasel) Down the street the engine goes The firemen fight the fire Up the ladder with their hose Out goes the fire. (pinky) And all the firefighters put out the fire! I am a fireman. With my fire hat on my head. Lots of things. I know just what to do. They answer to fire call. (thumb) This firefighter hold the hose so well. I Am A Fireman (tune: I'm A Little Teapot) The Firefighter This firefighter rings the bell. "I'll grab the hose!" Then Woooo went the siren and out went the fire And the five little firemen could finally retire! The Fireman Sung to: "Eensy weensy spider" Clang. With their hoses and their ladders. If I ever find a match. find a match. clang goes the fire truck. (middle) This firefighter chops a hole. grownup friend. "Put your helmet on your head!" The second one said. dressed in red. "Get ready to ride!" The fourth one said. Matches are for lots of things that grown-up people do. When it is racing about. fight fire too." The third one said. Here is my helmet Here is my hose.The Matches Song Sung to: "Mary Had A little Lamb" Matches are for lots of things. If I ever find a match. grown-up friend. When the fireman fight the fires. (index) This firefighter slides down the pole. They really help us all. Firefighter Song (tune: I'm a Little Teapot) I'm a little firefighter on the go." The fifth one said. . lots of things. I can drive the fire truck. I'll give it to a grown-up friend. "Down the pole we'll slide.

Workers at the Airport Workers at the airport. Hear my sound. This is the way we hammer the nails.3. So early in the morning. Build a house.5 (Pretend to hammer.) And to my neighbor I’ll be polite! (Bow) . saw the wood. Hear me pound! Jean Warren THIS IS THE WAY WE BUILD A HOUSE Tune: “Mulberry Bush” This is the way we build a house. brick here and a brick. This is the way we saw the wood. brick.) Noisy Nails I use my hammer and five nails (Hold up Five fingers. windows and doors. hammer the nails. This is the way. Tap. Tap. such as floors. So early in the morning. Whom will we see? Ticket agents giving tickets to me Other Endings: Luggage carriers taking bags for me Attendants bringing food for me Controllers watching planes for me. BUILDING SONGS OLD MAC DONALD BUILT A HOUSE Tune: “Old Mac Donald” Old Mac Donald built a house. my neighbor yells (Yell) I’ll hammer them now before it’s night! 1.) (Or let your children take turns singing the song about themselves building a house and what they would build in it. I’m a builder Watch me pound. brick there. Adapted Traditional (Continue with other verses of other things you do to build the house. tap. This is the way we hammer the nails. Saw the wood. a tap.4. Whom will we see? Whom will we see? Workers at the airport. This is the way we build a house. Old Mac Donald built a house. there a brick. So early in the morning. Hammer the nails.2. tap. EIEIO And in his house he built a fireplace EIEIO With a brick. a tap.) That’s too noisy. Jean Warren (Continue with other verses about other things he built into his house. a tap. Here a brick. Hear me pound. E I E I O. everywhere a brick.) I’M A BUILDER Tune: “Frere Jacques” I’m a builder. a tap. we saw the wood. build a house. Whom will we see? Whom will we see? Workers at the airport. Whom will we see? Pilots flying the plane for me Workers at the airport.

) Johnny had five hammers. one hammer. This is the way we use a screwdriver. Waw our wood. This is the way we drill a hole. use a screwdriver. (Children put their hands back up) Build it up. three hammers. falling down and then let their hands fall down) London bridges falling down. pound our nails. drill a hole. pound our nails. five hammers. five hammers Johnny had five hammers. (Children face each other and hold hands up in an Arch Falling down. Johnny had three hammers then he had Four Verse Four: (Makre motion with both fists and both legs) Johnny had four hammers. so early in the morning. Johnny had four hammers then he had Five Verse Five: (Makre motion with both fists and both legs and head. drill a hole. four hammers. two hammers. build it up. This is the way we build it up. This is the way we build it up.LONDON BRIDGES Tune: “London Bridges” London Bridges falling down. so early in the morning.) Johnny had three hammers. This is the way we pound our nails. then he went to sleep (lay hands like sleeping) . so early in the morning. Verse Three: (Makre motion with both fists and one leg. Construction Worker Song This is the way we pound our nails. So early in the morning. two hammers. Addition Verses: Saw The Wood Turn the Screw Stack the Bricks Paint the walls Stir the paint Johnny's Hammers Verse One: (Make hamering motion with one fists) Johnny had one hammer. four hammers. use a screwdriver. one hammer Johnny had one hammer then he had Two Verse Two: (Make hamering motion with both fists) Johnny had two hammers. This is the way we saw our wood. so early in the morning. This is the way we saw our wood. saw our wood. This is the way we drill a hole. three hammers. So early in the morning. Johnny had two hammers then he had Three. This is the way we use a screwdriver.

. please eat good food The dentist says. My Darling) Bring your dogs. please floss your teeth The dentist says. please brush your teeth And you'll have a healthy smile. 3! 10 Little Firefighters Ten little firefighters Sleeping in their beds. I folded like an envelope and in a day or so. please eat good food And you'll have a healthy smile The Veterinarian (Sung to: Oh. And I will be there. . They raced to the fire And put out all the flames. call on me. Bring your hamsters one by one. I'll go with all the letters to Japan or Mexico The Mail Carrier See the mail carrier Dressed in blue He's walking. . walking Do you think he'll bring to you Some postcards and a letter too? The Dentist Says The dentist says. Soon I would be ready for the next delivery. The dentist says. Row Your Boat) I use a stethoscope To listen to your heart. please floss your teeth And you'll have a healthy smile The dentist says. please brush your teeth The dentist says. please eat good food The dentist says. please floss your teeth The dentist says. I self addressed my elbow and air-mail stamped my knee. with my star.The Mailbox Poem I went to mail a letter and slid right in the box All that you could see of me were my tennis shoes and socks. I help people near and far. The Doctor's Song (tune of Row. please brush your teeth The dentist says. Then the 10 little firefighters Went back to bed again. 1. And down the pole they slid. bring your cats. Row. I take care of the animals. "Ding!" went the bell. I am a Police Officer Tune: I’m a Little Teapot I am a police officer. I'm a veterinarian. 2. If you have a problem. To help you be a healthy child And heal you when you aren't. walking.

They may need to use a thermometer. Nancy wore a pink heart all day long. He planes and measures He hammers and he saws While he build something for me . It helps them know your temperature in just a sec. If you need to call an ambulance a band aide will not do. Inside a big white ambulance the sirens they will blast. They will take you to the hospital riding very fast. An ambulance will come night time. They’ll wipe your tears away and make you smile too. for they are very smart. morning or noon. It will hurt for just a second but you’ll have a lot to gain. And there you’ll stay till you go home. knock. Your blood pressure they will take for that’s important too. saw. for a fever they will check. pink heart. see. They will use a stethoscope to listen to your heart. to the hospital you will go. So when they call the Doctor they’ll know just what to do. boom. Continue until last verse. With maybe an overnight stay or a day or two. The boom. Repeat above verse changing the shape. They may give you a shot if you have a lot of pain. who knows? A hospital gown and bracelet the nurse will put on you. Carpenter The carpenter's hammer goes knock. If you have great big tears a tissue they will use. come fast. come fast I need help right away. knock. They’ll know if you need anything to help them fix your heart. They have all kinds of equipment too help feel great soon. pink heart. Then you will go in a great big bed inside a hospital room. You may need a cast or sling on an arm or leg or two. that should be very soon. that’s not right. And his saw goes see. So all the cars move out of the way.Finger plays Emergency Medical Services If you’re ever hurt really bad and you need help right away Call 9-1-1 for Emergency Service and say. Speak: No Nurse Nancy. boom will tell them. Nurse Nancy Tune: Mary Wore a Red Dress Nurse Nancy wore a pink heart. She’ll give medicine and check your chart as the Doctor said to do.

etc. measure the wood.. . forearms upright with fingertips touching as a shape of a house). so early in the morning. This is the way we say the wood. bang. saw the wood. (pound fists together)...This is the way we hammer the nails. tap. This is the way we saw the wood. Buzzzz Up it goes! Construction Song sung to Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush Make up lines to go along with what you have been talking about.. see (right hand saws left arm) And he planes and he measures (bend fingers of right hand and slide down left arm) And he hammers and he saws (as done above) While he builds a big house for me (Elbows bent. Look Out Your Window sung to Down by the Station Look out your window Early in the morning. tap. And his saw goes see.. saw the wood. saw. use a screwdriver. There goes the carpenter On his way to work See the handy carpenter Working on the building Bang. Carpenter The carpenter's hammer goes tap. drill a hole. Buzzzz.