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Penguins

A Question About Penguins

When do penguins change their clothes?
They must have others, I suppose.
Can it be that they're always dressed
In party clothes, that can't be messed?
Gathered in suits of black and white
Perfect for some formal night -
Do they expect a king or queen
To grace their distant glacial scene
It would make me feel much better
If I knew they each owned a sweater.


Penguins

Their suits are black and their vests are white.
They waddle to the left and they waddle to the right.

They stand on the ice and they look very neat,
As they waddle along on their little flat feet.


Penguin Shuffle

Penguins shuffle shuffle to the
Left left left
Penguins shuffle shuffle shuffle to the
Right right right
Give a little wiggle
Give a little hop
Waddle round the iceberg
Never want to stop!


Penguin

I know a bird
That cannot fly:
Penguin is its name.
It cannot fly,
But it can swim
With speed that wins it fame!

I know a bird
That lives on ice
And waddles by the sea.
It looks so cute
In its black-and-white suit,
As handsome as can be!

Meish Goldish


Six Little Penguins

Six little penguins off an iceberg did dive,
One bumped his beak, then there were five.
Five little penguins swam the ocean floor,
One saw a whale, then there were four.
Four little penguins spun around, whee-ee!
One spun off, then there were three!
Three little penguins, with nothing to do,
One went fishing, then there were two.
Two little penguins, having lots of fun,
One fell of, then there was one.
One little penguin, when the day was done,
Went home to sleep, then there were none.


Three Little Penguins

Three little penguins, dressed in white and black.
Waddle, waddle forward and waddle right back!
Three little penguins, in a funny pose,
They are wearing their evening clothes.
Their suits are black and their vests are white.
They waddle to the left and they waddle to the right.
They stand on the ice and they look very neat,
As they waddle along on their little flat feet.


Penguins Everywhere

There's a penguin on the table.
There's a penguin on the chair.
There's a penguin eating popcorn.
There are penguins everywhere!

There's a penguin on the ladder.
There's a penguin on the ground.
There's a penguin on the rooftop.
There are penguins all around!

There's a penguin in the mirror.
There's a penguin next to me.
There are penguins everywhere
That only I can see!


Mr. Penguin

(can be sung to the tune of On Top of Old Smokey)

On top of an iceberg,
All covered with snow
I saw my first penguin.
I wanted to know.
Oh is it a bird?
Or is it a fish?
I look at his feathers,
And knew which was which.
I said, "Mr. Penguin,
Which species are you?"
He said, I'm emperor.
And not a gentoo."
I said, "Mr. Penguin,
What's under your patch?"
He said, "It's an egg,
It's ready to hatch,"
I said, "Mr. Penguin,
Oh where is your wife?"
"She's out in the ocean,
She'll be back tonight."
Said Mr. Penguin,
"Her name is Jill.
She's out in the ocean,
Feeding on krill."
The next thing I knew,
I heard a peep.
And I saw a chick,
At the emperor's feet.


Unhappy Southpole Penguin

Unhappy South Pole penguin
You are in a nasty mood
As you try to chew your dinner
which refuses to be chewed.
But a simple undertaking
Will improve your attitude -
You must first defrost your dinner
For your dinner's frozen food!


I'm a Little Penguin

(to the tune of "I'm a Little Teapot")

I'm a little penguin
Black and white,
Short and wobbly
An adorable sight.
I can't fly at all
But I love to swim,
So I'll waddle to the water
And dive right in!


I'm a Little Penguin

(to the tune of "I'm A Little Teapot")

I'm a little penguin round and fat
Here is my beak, here is my hat.
Winter days are coming, hear me shout,
"Please don't toss My mittens out!"

I'm a little penguin black and white.
Short and wobbly, an adorable sight.
I can't fly at all, but I love to swim.
So I'll waddle to the water and dive right in.

I'm a little penguin On the ice.
I think cold is very nice.
I can hop around first once, then twice.
I think ice is very nice.


I Know a Little Penguin

(to the tune of "I'm a LittleTeapot")

I know a little penguin
Who sat on some blocks,
He swam in the ocean
And he climbed on some rocks!
He snapped at a seagull,
He snapped at a seal,
He snapped at a fish,
Oh, what a meal!


I Met a Penguin

I met a penguin yesterday
So jolly, fat, and fine.
I pinned a red heart on his chest,
And named him "Valentine".


Penguin Parade

Waddle, waddle, waddle,
From side to side.
Penguins go a-walking,
Slip, slip, slide.

With a funny jump,
The penguins dash
Down to the water,
Splash! Splash! Splash!

Waddle from the water,
With a rock'n roll
Penguins go parading,
On a wintry stroll.


Penguin Thoughts

Have you ever seen penguins in picture books?
I always smile when I see their looks.
They look like men in their fancy suits,
All black and white from head to boots.
I often wonder when it snows,
Do they freeze their little penguin toes?
Do they shiver and shake in their land of ice?
Sitting on icebergs CAN'T BE NICE!


The Penguin That Couldn't Fly

I saw a penguin.
He walked right by.
He had a tear in his eye.
I heard him cry and softly sigh,
Oh I wish I could fly.


Have You Ever Seen a Penguin

(to the tune of "Have You Ever Seen a Lassie?")

Have you ever seen a penguin? a penguin? a penguin?
Have you ever seen a penguin swim this way and that?
Swim this way and that way and this way and that?
Have you ever seen a penguin swim this way and that?
(move arms like you're swimming)

Repeat, substitute "swim" with:
"slide" (make sliding motions with feet)
"waddle" (take tiny steps and swing body from side to side)
"dress" (bow and curtsy)


Peter Penguin

Peter Penguin
Marching by
Toes turned out
Head held high.
Long black coat,
Clean white vesst,
Peter Penguin
You're the best!

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