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Information About One Potato, Two Potato
One potato, Two potato is a counting game. A circle is formed with everyone's backs to the center. Everyone stands or sits with there fists in front of them. The person who is "it" walks around the circle singing the song and with each word he taps each fist. When the "it" person says the last word of the song, who ever's fist it lands on goes down. The first person with both fists down is "it"! Apart from this particular rhyme there are others as well wherein the point is to play a game while reciting a rhyme.
One potato, Two potato is also the name of a popular kids' show in Ireland, for kids age five to seven.