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Alice (or Sally) the Camel

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(Also, you can substitute the name "Sally" for "Alice")

Alice the camel has five humps.
Alice the camel has five humps.
Alice the camel has five humps.
So ride, Alice, ride.
Boom, boom, boom, boom!

Alice the camel has four humps.
Alice the camel has four humps.
Alice the camel has four humps.
So ride, Alice, ride.
Boom, boom, boom, boom!

Alice the camel has three humps.
Alice the camel has three humps.
Alice the camel has three humps.
So ride, Alice, ride.
Boom, boom, boom, boom!

Alice the camel has two humps.
Alice the camel has two humps.
Alice the camel has two humps.
So ride, Alice, ride.
Boom, boom, boom, boom!

Alice the camel has one hump.
Alice the camel has one hump.
Alice the camel has one hump.
So ride, Alice, ride.
Boom, boom, boom, boom!

Alice the camel has no humps.
Alice the camel has no humps.
Alice the camel has no humps.
'Cause Alice is a horse, of course.


Actions

This classic children's song works well to reinforce counting. 
When done in a group, everyone should get in as close to a circle as possible and put their arms over the shoulders of the people next to them. 
Then, while the saying of each number of humps everyone bends at the knees. 
During the lines "Boom, Boom, Boom," then everyone bangs hips against each other. Nothing dangerous of course. 
Or to do individually, show five fingers when you sing "5 humps," then four, three, etc. 
Sway your hips from side to side on the "boom, boom, boom."