Jaybird Chant

Written By: Unknown
Music By: Anice Terhune
Adapted By: Terry Kluytmans
Copyright © 1999 KIDiddles.com

Sing in a monotone, over and over

Way down yonder,
Not very far off
A jaybird got
The whooping cough.
He WHOOPED so hard
With the WHOOPING cough
That he WHOOPED his head
And tail right off.

(On the capitalized 'WHOOP' words,
voice should be raised to a falsetto.)