Way Up High in the Apple Tree

English
Traditional

Way up high in the apple tree

Two shiny apples smiled at me

I shook that tree as hard as I could

Down came the apples ... (kiss your child)

Mmmm they were good.

While rocking baby gently touch their face and raise them up then lower them down in time with the words

Try some actions:

  • Way up high in the apple tree (Raise arms high in the air)
  • Two shiny apples smiled at me (Rub hands on cheeks)
  • I shook the tree as hard as I could (Wiggle your body)
  • Down came the apples (Raise your hands up high then lower them)
  • Mmmm they were good (Rub tummy)

Children could draw and cut out paper apples or other fruits to hold as if they were the tree