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Learning body parts in French: nursery rhyme

rench body parts - savez-vous planter les choux

Our little ones learn so much while having fun, which is why I love nursery rhymes. If you want to teach your toddler body parts in French, “Savez-vous planter les choux?” will have them moving and singing along in no time!

Body parts in French

Using the question “Savez-vous planter les choux?” or “Do you know how to plant cabbage”, this version of the popular nursery rhyme introduces your child to the following six body parts in French. You can, however, add more body parts, like “hand”, for example.

Footle pied
Kneele genou
Fingerle doigt
Elbowle coude
Nosele nez
Headla tête

Savez-vous planter les choux? lyrics, with English translation

Savez-vous planter les choux?
À la mode, à la mode,
Savez-vous planter les choux?
À la mode de chez nous.
Do you know how to plant cabbage?
The way we do it, the way we do it,
Do you plant cabbage?
The way we do it at home.
On les plante avec le pied.
À la mode, à la mode,
On les plante avec le pied.
À la mode de chez nous.
We plant them with the foot.
The way we do it, the way we do it,
We plant them with the foot.
The way we do it at home.
On les plante avec le genou.
À la mode, à la mode,
On les plante avec le genou.
À la mode de chez nous.
We plant them with the knee.
The way we do it, the way we do it,
We plant them with the knee.
The way we do it at home.
On les plante avec le doit.
À la mode, à la mode,
On les plante avec le doit.
À la mode de chez nous.
We plant them with the finger.
The way we do it, the way we do it,
We plant them with the finger.
The way we do it at home.
On les plante avec le coude.
À la mode, à la mode,
On les plante avec le coude.
À la mode de chez nous.
We plant them with the elbow.
The way we do it, the way we do it,
We plant them with the elbow.
The way we do it at home.
On les plante avec le nez.
À la mode, à la mode,
On les plante avec la tête.
À la mode de chez nous.
We plant them with the nose.
The way we do it, the way we do it,
We plant them with the nose.
The way we do it at home.
Savez-vous planter les choux?
A la mode, à la mode,
Savez-vous planter les choux?
A la mode de chez nous.
Do you know how to plant cabbage?
The way we do it, the way we do it,
Do you plant cabbage?
The way we do it at home.

Books for learning body parts in French

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If you’re interested in other nursery rhymes that teach kids body parts in French, check out Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes in French.

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