Limericks for Children


Fun at Night


Young badgers with stripes black and white

Will only come out if its night

They sleep through the day

Till they come out to play

Then back to their sets when its light

A Supper Dish


A vulture sat high in a tree

Looked round for what food he could see

He scanned all the ground

Till his supper he found

But why is he looking at me?

A Spike’ly Story


A spiky brown hedgehog called spike

Decided to go on a hike

Went round by the fence

Where the grass was less dense

Then got a lift home on a bike


All Holey


Our lovely green lawn has a hole

I poked it around with a pole

The pole just shot out

It chased me about

With a really irate looking mole