My Mother and Your Mother

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Kids stand in a circle, make a fist with one hand and put it in the circle. One kid chants the rhyme, while tapping each kid’s hand in turn for each syllable said. My mother and your mother were hanging the clothes. My mother punched your mother right in the nose. What color was the blood? (the kid who’s hand got tapped on “blood” answers with a color) Purple! P … Read More!

Inka Binka

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Inka binka is a way for kids to choose who will be “IT” in the next game they play. Kids stand in a circle and put a closed fist into the circle with their thumbs facing up. One person sings the song, keeping one hand in the circle with the other kids, and the other hand goes around the circle with each syllable of the song, pounding the fists as … Read More!