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Cuddle up with your baby in his or her favourite position, or cradle baby in your arms and gently rock him or her while softly singing the song.
Your child could choose a teddy or soft toy to be rocked to sleep.
With a group of children, use a bigger piece of material or a parachute/Lycra. You could either rock a toy or teddy.
Ally, bally, ally bally bee,
Sittin on yer mammy’s knee,
Greetin for a wee bawbee
Tae buy some Coulter’s candy.