The ants go marching

March to the rhythm of "The Ants Go Marching"! Enjoy the catchy tune, sing along with a video, and discover fun ant-themed activities for kids.

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The ants go marching song lyrics

The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching one by one, The little one stops to suck his thumb And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching two by two, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching two by two, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching two by two, The little one stops to tie his shoe And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching three by three, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching three by three, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching three by three, The little one stops to climb a tree And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching four by four, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching four by four, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching four by four, The little one stops to shut the door And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching five by five, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching five by five, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching five by five, The little one stops to take a dive And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching six by six, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching six by six, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching six by six, The little one stops to pick up sticks And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching seven by seven, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching seven by seven, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching seven by seven, The little one stops to pray to heaven And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching eight by eight, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching eight by eight, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching eight by eight, The little one stops to roller skate And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching nine by nine, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching nine by nine, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching nine by nine, The little one stops to check the time And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain, BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!

The ants go marching ten by ten, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching ten by ten, hurrah, hurrah The ants go marching ten by ten, The little one stops to shout "The End", And they all go marching down to the ground To get out of the rain.

The ants go marching

About the The ants go marching song

“The Ants Go Marching” is a song that’s been captivating kids and adults alike for ages. It’s a captivating journey of an ant brigade on a mission.

Each verse ups the ante (pun intended!), introducing a new action for each group of ants. It’s more than a catchy tune; it’s a playful way to learn counting, rhythm, and coordination.

Your child can practice their numbers while learning about the concept of sequence. It’s also a musical treat, helping kids grasp the idea of rhythm and beats. Beyond that, it’s just a fabulous way to inject a bit of marching fun into your day!

The ants go marching

Tips for teaching “The Ants Go Marching” song

Turn the floor into your personal marching ground. March in line, mimicking the actions described for each set of ants. Stomp those feet to the beat and let your imagination run wild!

And hey, don’t forget to go “Boom, boom, boom” with enthusiasm!

Another fun tip is to create your own set of ants using craft materials. As you march your handmade ants, your child can count along, reinforcing those math skills in an interactive way.

Whether you’re marching, counting, or just tapping your foot to the beat, “The Ants Go Marching” is a treasure trove of learning and fun. So, lace up those marching boots and let’s hit the parade!