Information About 5 Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
"5 Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed" is a young children's song and game the origin of which is unknown.
You can start the song at "10 Little Monkeys" if you want to go longer.
To play the game you can try the following actions:
- Five little monkeys - with one hand hold up the number of fingers that matches the verse
- Jumping on the bed - bounce your fingers (monkeys) up and down on your other hand (the bed)
- One fell off - hold up one finger
- And bumped his head - hold your head with both hands and rock it head backwards and forwards
- Mama called the Doctor and the doctor said - pretend to dial a phone with one finger
- No more monkeys jumping on the bed - shake your index finger
Alternative Lyrics & Related Songs
You can use this as an alternative last verse
One little monkey jumping on the bed.
He fell off and bumped his head.
Mama called the doctor and the doctor said,
"No more monkeys jumping on the bed."
No little monkeys jumping on the bed.
'Cos they're all jumping on the sofa instead!