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Under 7, 7 to 12
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$0
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1 to 60 minutes
Date submitted: 
09/26/2012
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Song: Marvelous Mallards
Sung to the tune of "London Bridge"
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Step 1
"Marvelous Mallards"
 

Mallard ducks came flying down,
Flying down, flying down.
Mallard ducks came flying down
From the blue sky.

 

They landed with a great big splash,
Great big splash, great big splash.
They landed with a great big splash
On a farm pond.

 

I watched them nibble plants and bugs,
Plants and bugs, plants and bugs.
I watched them nibble plants and bugs
In the water.

 

Then up they flew with a quack, quack, quack;
Quack, quack, quack; Quack, quack, quack.
Up they flew with a quack, quack, quack.
Good-bye, mallards!

 

- Jennifer Bové

Step 2
Are you unfamiliar with this tune?

Visit kids.niehs.nih.gov. On this site, you can hear “London Bridge" and many other children’s tunes.

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