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Nursery rhymes and songs: Old MacDonald had a farm, 2

Nursery rhymes and songs: Old MacDonald had a farm, 2

This collection of video and audio brings together traditional nursery rhymes and songs, counting songs and action songs.

Many also feature in Listen and Play and Playtime.

The songs and rhymes are an ideal Early Learning resource and can be used to support the language and communication objectives of the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) curriculum.

Click on the link below to print the lyrics to the song.

Old MacDonald had a farm - supporting resources:

  1. Old MacDonald had a farm - print lyrics
  2. Stimulus Sounds Library

Lyrics - Old MacDonald had a farm

Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O,

And on his farm he had a cow, E-I-E-I-O,

With a 'moo moo' here and a 'moo moo' there,

Here a 'moo', there a 'moo', everywhere a 'moo moo',

Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.


Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O,

And on his farm he had a pig, E-I-E-I-O,

With an 'oink oink' here and an 'oink oink' there,

Here an 'oink', there an 'oink', everywhere an 'oink oink',

A 'moo moo' here and a 'moo moo' there,

Here a 'moo', there a 'moo', everywhere a 'moo moo',

Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.


Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O,

And on his farm he had a chicken, E-I-E-I-O,

With a 'cluck cluck' here and a 'cluck cluck' there,

Here a 'cluck', there a 'cluck', everywhere a 'cluck cluck',

An 'oink oink' here and an 'oink oink' there,

Here an 'oink', there an 'oink', everywhere an 'oink oink',

A 'moo moo' here and a 'moo moo' there,

Here a 'moo', there a 'moo', everywhere a 'moo moo',

Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.


Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O,

And on his farm he had a duck, E-I-E-I-O,

With a 'quack quack' here and a 'quack quack' there,

Here a 'quack', there a 'quack', everywhere a 'quack quack',

With a 'cluck cluck' here and a 'cluck cluck' there,

Here a 'cluck', there a 'cluck', everywhere a 'cluck cluck',

A 'baa baa' here and a 'baa baa' there,

Here a 'baa', there a 'baa', everywhere a 'baa baa',

An 'oink oink' here and an 'oink oink' there,

Here an 'oink', there an 'oink', everywhere an 'oink oink',

A 'moo moo' here and a 'moo moo' there,

Here a 'moo', there a 'moo', everywhere a 'moo moo',

Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.

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