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Under 7, 7 to 12
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Song: Sleepy Sea Lion
Sung to the tune of "Oh, Suzanna!"
Step 1
"Sleepy Sea Lion"

Over by the ocean
On a rough and rocky shore,
There’s a sleepy old sea lion,
And, wow, that guy can snore!


He’s tired out
From catching fish
And swimming in the sea.
It’s time to rest
His flippers now,
Cozy as can be.


Oh, sea lion
Is napping in the sun.
But he’ll wake up hungry later
For a night of fishing fun.


- Jennifer Bové

Step 2
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