You may also like: A Frog Went A-Courtin' (Version 2) Twenty Froggies Round and Round the Garden Little Cabin in the Woods The Farmyard Over in the Meadow Traditional Written By: Olive A. Wadsworth (1800s) Copyright Unknown Over in the meadow, In the sand in the sun Lived an old mother toadie And her little toadie one "Wink!" said the mother; "I wink!" said the one, So they winked and they blinked In the sand in the sun Over in the meadow, Where the stream runs blue Lived an old mother fish And her little fishes two "Swim!" said the mother; "We swim!" said the two, So they swam and they leaped Where the stream runs blue Over in the meadow, In a hole in a tree Lived an old mother bluebird And her little birdies three "Sing!" said the mother; "We sing!" said the three So they sang and were glad In a hole in the tree Over in the meadow, In the reeds on the shore Lived an old mother muskrat And her little ratties four "Dive!" said the mother; "We dive!" said the four So they dived and they burrowed In the reeds on the shore Over in the meadow, In a snug beehive Lived a mother honey bee And her little bees five "Buzz!" said the mother; "We buzz!" said the five So they buzzed and they hummed In the snug beehive Over in the meadow, In a nest built of sticks Lived a black mother crow And her little crows six "Caw!" said the mother; "We caw!" said the six So they cawed and they called In their nest built of sticks Over in the meadow, Where the grass is so even Lived a gay mother cricket And her little crickets seven "Chirp!" said the mother; "We chirp!" said the seven So they chirped cheery notes In the grass soft and even Over in the meadow, By the old mossy gate Lived a brown mother lizard And her little lizards eight "Bask!" said the mother; "We bask!" said the eight So they basked in the sun On the old mossy gate Over in the meadow, Where the quiet pools shine Lived a green mother frog And her little froggies nine "Croak!" said the mother; "We croak!" said the nine So they croaked and they splashed Where the quiet pools shine Over in the meadow, In a sly little den Lived a gray mother spider And her little spiders ten "Spin!" said the mother; "We spin!" said the ten So they spun lacy webs In their sly little den Children's Songs More new and exciting features are coming to KIDiddles! Sign up for our Newsletter today and be among the first to know when they're ready to go. Sign-up and get Free Song Sheets, Activity Sheets and Music Sheets! Copyright © 1998-2013 KIDiddles.com. All Rights Reserved.