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OLD GAMES


OLD GAMES – SINGING GAMES & NURSERY RHYMES PART 3

SINGING GAMES AND NURSERY RHYMES PART 3

Clapping Games: A clapping game is usually played by two players and … Continue reading


OLD GAMES – SINGING GAMES AND NURSERY RHYMES PART 2


SINGING GAMES AND NURSERY RHYMES PART 2

“Catching” Games In these games, two players make an arch while the others pass through in single file while singing a song. … Continue reading


OLD GAMES – SINGING GAMES & NURSERY RHYMES


SINGING GAMES AND NURSERY RHYMES

Singing games began to be recorded and studied seriously in the nineteenth century as part of the wider folklore movement. Joseph Strutt’s Sports and … Continue reading