Children's Counting-Out Rhymes, Fingerplays, Jump-Rope and Bounce-Ball Chants and Other Rhythms: A Comprehensive English-Language Reference

Children's Counting-Out Rhymes, Fingerplays, Jump-Rope and Bounce-Ball Chants and Other Rhythms: A Comprehensive English-Language Reference

by Gloria T. Delamar

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786428335
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 08/28/2006
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.44(d)

About the Author

A Pennsylvanian and past president of the Philadelphia Writers’ Conference, Gloria Delamar writes a weekly newspaper feature column, articles, poetry, and classroom verse-skits for children in addition to teaching creativity and writing workshops for both children and adults.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments vi

Foreword viii



1 Fingerplays 1

2 Five-Finger-Plays 45

3 More-Than-Finger-Plays 56

4 Holiday Potpourri 69

5 Join-In Rhythms 83

6 Counting-Out Rhymes 114

7 Jump-Rope and Bounce-Ball Chants 124

8 Tongue-Twisters 145

9 “Staircase” Tales 154

10 Narrative Verses 175



Index 195

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