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Sammy the snake

BEGINNERS

The Happy Snake

SPECIFIC VOCABULARY

color, eyes, mouth, big,small, ears, head, shoulders, knees, toes,   body, circle,
four, five, brown, black, green, is, are

SETTING

a park or garden

CHARACTERS

Sammy, the snake
a girl
a CHORUS: as many students as the teacher wants
Several othersnakes, Sammy’sfriends

THE PLAY

SAMMY:                   What a nice,sunny day!

CHORUS:                 What a nice,sunny day!

SEVERAL OTHER SNAKES:    Let’s play, Sammy. Let’s have a race!

SAMMY:                  OK… Let’ssee who isthe fastest. Ready?

CHORUS:                Ready? Are we ready?

SAMMY:                  I’ll count to five. Then we can run. One…two…three….four…..five.

CHORUS:                One…two…three….four…five.

SAMMY:                 GO!

CHORUS:               GO! GO! GO!

(All the snakes begin to run as if they are in a race . Then they suddenly stop because they see a girl playing in the park. When they stop, they are in a circle.)

THE GIRL:             Oh, wow! Look at the cute, little snakes.

They are in a circle.

They are pretty with colors of green and black. They are small.

CHORUS:              They are small! They are small.

THE GIRL:           Hello baby snakes. Do you have names?

SAMMY:               My name is Sammy. I am small.

You are very big. What are you doing?

CHORUS:             What are you doing? What are you doing?

THE GIRL:           I am playing and singing. I am singing a song.

Do you want to sing about the body with me?

SAMMY and OTHER SNAKES:    Yes, yes. We want to sing.

THE GIRL:         How can you hear me if you do not have ears?

SNAKES:             We can FEEL yoursong.

THE GIRL:         OK… We will sing. (She beginsto sing, using motions…)

“Head and shoulders, knees, and toes,

Knees and toes,

Head and shoulders, knees, and toes…

Knees and toes…

Eyes, and ears, and mouth , and nose…

Head and shoulders, knees and toes…

knees and toes.”

SAMMY, ALL THE SNAKES, AND THE CHORUS: They sing the same song that the girl sang.

“Head and shoulders, knees, and toes,

Knees and toes,

Head and shoulders, knees, and toes…..” etc.

THE GIRL:                This is fun! Maybe we can play again tomorrow.

SNAKES:                    Yes! Yes! Yes!

CHORUS:                   Yes! Yes! Yes!

SAMMY:                     I am a happy snake…I am happy!

EVERYONE:              Yes, we are happy!

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