He can be your friend, too. v.1 The alligator is my friend, If you’ve never taught a call and response song to children before, here are a few pointers: Alligator Songs 1 [campsongs.wordpress.com] Alligator *This is a repeat-after-me song* CHORUS: (make a chomping motion with hands) Alligator (make a larger chomping motion with hands) Alligator! This is a repeat after me song This is a repeat after me song (audiance echo) (body) Dog Dog (audiance echo) Dog - Cat Dog - Cat (audiance echo) Dog - Cat - Mouse Pizza Man Song. The alligator is my friend. This is a repeat after me song. (CLAP, CLAP) Repeat after me in this goodbye rap. LYRICS: Let’s all say goodbye in a fun, silly way. with a Pizza in my hand [hold a pizza box palm up] I’m gonna be a Pizza MAN! / Camp Songs- Repeat-o Style / Alligator Song (Alternate Version) Alligator Song (Alternate Version) Description. a repeat after me song . See you later, alligator – (See you later, alligator) Hey, Hey, Bo Diddly Bop I’ve got to get back to my block. Use a short call and response song at the beginning of your rehearsal (a “hello” or other greeting song), in the middle as a change-of-pace activity or game (see singing game ideas below), or at the end of your rehearsal (a “goodbye” song). I’d rather have him as my friend, Than wear him as my shoe. Category: Songs a.k.a. Remember - this is an echo song. "The Alligator Song" Tune See video below Type of Song Repeat-After-Me, Actions Actions See lyrics below Similar Songs Lyrics CHORUS: Alligator / make a chomping motion with hands Alligator Alligator! It’s how we end our happy day. This silly song "I'm Being Swallowed by a Boa Constrictor" was one of many songs Silverstein wrote and published, particularly during the 1960s. Now stomp, stomp, stomp (STOMP, STOMP) and clap, clap, clap. Jul 10, 2016 - Explore Anna McNeill's board "Repeat after me songs" on Pinterest. The leader or leaders begin this song by starting the tempo by slapping their thighs then clapping their hands. ; Break up the lines: Try signing one line at a time yourself to make it easier to repeat back and to learn. ; Repeat-after-me: Whether the song is a "repeat-after-me" song or not, you can teach it "repeat-after-me" style before singing it the entire way through. Then yell the following. (point to shoe) [Chorus] (whispered) Alligator. / make a larger chomping motion with hands Alligator! A band of angels comin‟ after me, Comin‟ for to carry me home. "Boa" was first published in 1962, and was popularized in a recorded version by the American folk music trio, Peter, Paul, and Mary . Tips for teaching songs to girls: Know the song: Practice singing the song a few times by yourself, or with a family member or friend. See more ideas about repeat after me songs, songs, camp songs. 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