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Counting songs: Ten green bottles

Counting songs: Ten green bottles

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.

Ten green bottles - supporting resources:

  1. Ten green bottles - print lyrics
  2. Stimulus Sounds Library

Lyrics - Ten green bottles

TEN green bottles hanging on the wall,

TEN green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


NINE green bottles hanging on the wall,

NINE green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


EIGHT green bottles hanging on the wall,

EIGHT green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


SEVEN green bottles hanging on the wall,

SEVEN green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


SIX green bottles hanging on the wall,

SIX green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


FIVE green bottles hanging on the wall,

FIVE green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


FOUR green bottles hanging on the wall,

FOUR green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


THREE green bottles hanging on the wall,

THREE green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


TWO green bottles hanging on the wall,

TWO green bottles hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...


ONE green bottle hanging on the wall,

ONE green bottle hanging on the wall,

And if one green bottle should accidentally fall,

There'll be...no green bottles hanging on the wall!

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