This little piggy went to market,
This little piggy stayed at home,
This little piggy had roast beef,
This little piggy had none.
And this little piggy went...
"Wee wee wee" all the way home...
Action nursery rhyme for
baby or young children
The lyrics for this particular nursery rhyme include action based words where the
little piggy is each one of the child's toes! The last line is
used to accompany the child being tickled by the teller of the
rhyme! This is a typical rhyme which will be passed down from one
generation to another - it has no origins in history! The lyrics
for this nursery rhyme were first published in 1728.