Why is clapping so fun?

Gossip games and movement games

Procedure for clapping, slapping

Two people sit across from each other.

 

when clapping:

 

when slapping:

 

at left:

at right:

at stop:

Why?

Why did the shaggy bear
so afraid of the great sea,
great sea, shaggy bear,
the bear is too fat.

Why did the kangaroo
no hiking boots yet,
Hiking shoe, kangaroo
He enjoys jumping.

Why did the crocodile
so afraid of the great nile,
great nile, crocodile,
the water is too deep.

Why is the hazelnut driving
still no bus
Bus, hazelnut,
now it's finally over.

Approach why

The children sit in a circle

with: why does he have: on every syllable

for Zottelbär: on every syllable

at: so much afraid of

at: great sea

at: big sea

with: Zottelbär on every syllable

at: the bear that is

at: too thick

Up down

Up, down, front, stop
Up, down, back, stop,
Hops, hops, hops

Proceed with above, below

at the top:

at the bottom:

at the front:

at the back:

at stop:

at hopp: get up and jump

Rum, gossip, thunder

Rum, gossip, thunder, lightning,
all children participate.

Rum, gossip, thunder here,
all children are an animal.

Rum, gossip, thunder, there
all the children are screaming hurray.

Rum, gossip, thunder, kiss,
now it's over!

Procedure for rum, gossip, thunder,

for rums: or hit the table with your fists

with gossip:

at thunder:

with lightning:

when kissing: make a kiss

 

Rum, there, there

Rum, there, there
Rum, there, there
All the children shout: yes

Procedure for rums, there, there, there

for rums:

at there, there: knock your fists on the table or the floor

if yes:

 

Clap, stamp, turn

Clap, stamp, spin,

clap, stamp, go,

clap, stamp, stand,

clapping, stomping is so beautiful.

 

Procedure for clapping, stamping, turning

when clapping:

when stamping: stamping your feet

when turning: turn once around its own axis

by standing:

when walking: take one step

at is so beautiful:

 

Simple clapping game for the little ones:

Bake bake cake,
The baker called!
Who wants to bake good cakes
He must have seven things:
Eggs and lard,
Butter and salt,
Milk and flour,
Saffron makes the cake gel!

 

A gossip game with many text variations for preschool and school children:

 

At Mülers it burned, burns burns,

there I went - ran, ran, ran,

there came a policeman, zist zist,

he wrote me on the ruse, ruse, ruse,

I ran home, house, house quickly

and the story was over, over, over!

 

At Mülers it burned, burned, burned,

there I went - ran - ran, ran, ran,

there came a policeman, zist, zist,

he wrote me on the ruse, ruse, ruse,

the ruse fell into the mud, mud, mud,

there was my name - me gone, gone, gone,

I quickly ran home, house, house,

to my uncle Klaus, Klaus, Klaus,

he was already in bed, bed, bed

with his wife E-li-sabeth.
E - li - sa - beth she was ashamed,

and threw the blanket over himself,

There was a hole, hole, hole in the fabric

then I saw her, yes, yes!

 

A gossip game in English:

Miss Mary Mac, Mac, Mac

All dressed in black, black, black.

With silver buttons, buttons, buttons

All down her back, back, back.

She asked her mother, mother, mother

for fifty cents, cents, cents.

To see the elephants, elephants, elephants

jump over the fence, fence, fence.

They jumped so high, high, high

They reached the sky, sky, sky

They never came back, back, back

Till the 4th of July, July, July.

 

This old gossip game takes some practice, but it is a lot of fun.
You can play it faster and faster, that's real brain jogging!

We say nonono
we say sisisi
we say no
we say si
we say: em pom pie kolonie kolonastik
em pom pie colony
academi
safari
akademi puffpuff!

Oooooooooooooooh wulle wulle wulle
macaroni roni roni
Fitsche Fei fei fei
Parrot gei gei

 

We say nonono

wave your index finger several times from left to right

we say sisisi

nod your head

we say no

wave your finger from left to right once


we say si

nod your head once


we say:

em

clap your own hands

pom

with the right palm on the right palm of the other person

pie

i

ko

with the left palm on the left palm of the other person.

Lo

clap your own hands

never

with the right palm on the right palm of the other person

ko

clap your own hands

 

lo
with the left palm on the left palm of the other person

nas

clap your own hands

tik

with the right palm on the right palm of the other person


em

clap your own hands

 

pom

with the left palm on the left palm of the other person

pie

with the left palm on the left palm of the other person

ko lo never
aka demi
sa fari
aka demi

puff puff!

both partners clap twice

Oooooooooooooooh

both arms up

 

wulle wulle wulle

Shake arms down while singing

ma
clap your own hands

 

ka

with the right palm on the right palm of the other person

 

roni

with the left palm on the left palm of the other person

roni roni

both clap twice s. puff puff

Repetition

Fit fei fei fei
Pa pa gei gei gei