Nursery Rhymes

to help build strong readers in Wayne County, Indiana

Hey Diddle Diddle

Hey Diddle, Diddle
the cat and the fiddle,
the cow jumped
over the moon.

The little dog laughed
to see such a sport,
and the dish ran away
with the spoon.


Additional Nursery Rhymes

Wayne County, Indiana kindergarten teachers say that teaching children nursery rhymes helps them as they learn to read. In 2005, Wayne County featured a different nursery rhyme each month for a year.

Download the nursery rhyme and activity sheet for this month.

Sponsored by the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce Business-Education committee. Call 765.962.1511 for additional information.


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John M. Westcott started the Hoosier Drill Company in Milton, Indiana in 1858. The company grew and expanded into Richmond and eventually became part of the American Seeding Machine Company, which, in turn, became part of the International Harvester Company.