Nursery rhyme, U.K.
“Incy-Wincy Spider” (also known as “Eency-Weency Spider” or “Itsy-Bitsy Spider”) is a traditional song about a spider that tries to climb up the waterspout and the troubles that occur on her way. It is usually accompanied by a sequence of gestures that mimic the words of the song.
The song is sung by and for children in countless languages and cultures. In Germany the melody is used for the song “Spannenlanger Hansel”.
Karaoke Video with Lyrics
1. The incy-wincy spider climbed up the waterspout
Down came the rain and washed the spider out
Out came the sun and dried up all the rain
And the incy-wincy spider climbed up the spout again
2. The incy-wincy spider climbed up the big tall tree
Down came the snow and made the spider freeze
Out came the sun and melted all the snow
So the incy-wincy spider had another go
3. The incy-wincy spider climbed in the bubble bath
Then came rubber duckie and made the spider laugh
Down came the water and washed him down the drain
So the incy-wincy spider climbed up the spout again
4. The incy-wincy spider climbed up without a stop
She spun a silky web right at the very top
She wove and she spun and when her web was done
The incy-wincy spider she rested in the sun
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Sheet music with chords
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Teaching idea & activities
“Incy-Wincy Spider” is a finger-play where the hands accompany through a sequence of gestures that mimic the words of the song.
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