2 Andy Apple (Tune: Skip To My Lou) Andy Apple is an acrobat.Andy can jump way over his mat.Ant can catch him, just like that!
3 Benny Bear (Tune: Three Blind Mice) Benny Bear, Benny Bear,Please beware, please beware.I see a bee near the basket of beets,The bee is buzzing by buttery treats.Please don't run,Eat your bun.
4 Callie Cat (Tune: Yankee Doodle) Callie Cat can bake a cake and cover it with candy.Callie cat can bake some cornbread.Callie is so handy!Callie bakes some cupcakes, too. Her cupcakes are so cakey.Callie bakes some cookies, too. Her cookies are so flaky.
5 Dudley Duck (Tune: My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean) Oh look at the dandy duck, Dudley.Dudley will dig all day long.Dudley will dive in the water.And Dudley will dance to this song.
6 Edna Elephant (Tune: I’m a Little Teapot) I am Edna Elephant. Watch me play.I play with Ed Elk every day.When we sit beneath a big elm tree,We will have some eggs and tea.
7 Fifi Fish (Tune: Five Fat Turkeys) Find Fifi fish in the sea.Then count all the fishies you see.Fifi and the fishes have some fun.Oh, what a family!
8 Gertie Goose (Tune: Jingle Bells) Gertie Goose, Gertie Goose,Guards the garden gate.So Goat can’t come and gobble upThe goodies in her crate.
9 Hattie Horse (Tune: The Wheels on the bus) Hattie is a hungry horse.She's hungry for her hay of course.She hurries home by noon.
10 Iggy Iguana (Tune: Yankee Doodle) Iggy has some friends you know. They are itsy bitsy.Find the insect and the inchworm. They are Fritz and Mitzi!All the friends play instruments. Their music will delight you. Now it’s time for Iggy’s show. Indeed he will invite you!
11 Jumping Jill (Tune: Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star) Jumping Jill can jump so high.Jill can jump in warm July.Jumping Jill can jump so low.Jill can jump for joy, you know.Join her in a jumping game.As you jump, call out her name!
12 Keely Kangaroo (Tune: The Farmer and the Dell) And Keely’s kiddie, too,Will fly a kite and kick a ball,And play a big kazoo.
13 Larry Lion (Tune: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star) Larry Lion likes lollipops.Larry lion likes lemon drops.Larry Lion likes lentil stew.Larry Lion likes lasagna, too.Larry Lion likes liver for lunch,Topped with lettuce, crunch, crunch, crunch!
14 Mini Mouse (Tune: This Old Man) Mimi Mouse, Mimi Mouse,Minds her manners in the house.When she sips her milk,She never makes a mess.Mud pies never stain her dress.
15 Nyle Noodle (Tune: The Farmer and the Dell) I know a noodle named Nyle.He likes to nap for awhile.He wears a scarf around his head,He's neat and right in style.
16 Ozzie Octopus (Tune: Down in the Valley) This past October, Ozzie had a big brunch.Oscar the catfish swam over to munch.Ozzie the octopus made an omelet, or two.Ollie the otter made hot olive stew.
17 Pippa Pig (Tune: Hush Little Baby) Pippa had a party for porcupine.Panda and Penguin came to dine.Pippa served pizza and pasta, too.Pieces of peaches and a pickle stew.
18 Queenie Queen (Tune: On Top of Old Smokey) Queenie has qualified to run the race.She’ll run very quickly to keep up the pace.Queenie is quite fit. She’ll stretch for a while.Queenie will not quit. She’ll run every mile.
19 Reggie Rooster (Tune: Hush, Little Baby) Reggie has a rocket that is red.Reggie keeps it right beside his bed.Reggie likes to listen to rock and roll.Reggie plays it on his radio.
20 Sammy Seal (Tune: Yankee Doodle) Sammy Seal will sail the sea when summer is the season.Sammy Seal will sail the sea and never need a reason.Sammy Seal will sail the sea invery sunny weather.Sammy Seal salutes a seagullas they sail together.
21 Tiggy Tiger (Tune: Twinkle, twinkle, Little Star) Tiggy Tiger can tickle his toes,Tiggy Tiger can tap his nose.Tiggy Tiger can turn around,Tiggy Tiger can touch the ground.Tiggy Tiger can tie his shoes,Tiggy Tiger can count by two's.
22 Umbie Umbrella (Tune: Down in the Valley) Umbie Umbrella keeps us dry in the rain.Umbie Umbrella will never complain.We stand under Umbie, until we can see sun.Then we thank Umbie for a job that’s well done.
23 Vinny Volcano (Tune: Down in the Valley) Vinny volcano is my valentine.Vinny volcano, oh won't you be mine?I'll visit Vinny in the valley below.I'll bring some violets and a new radio.
24 Willy Worm (Tune: Jingle Bells) Willy Worm, Willy Worm, wander all around.Willy likes to wink and wave and wiggle on the ground.Willy Worm, Willy Worm, Willy pulls some wood.Willy pulls a watermelon. It will taste so good!
25 Mr. X-Ray (Tune: Hush! Little Baby) Look at Mr. X-Ray. What do you see?I see Mr. X-Ray smiling at me.X is for x-ray that I spy.X comes before the letter Y.
26 Yetta Yo-Yo (Tune: Skip to My Lou) Yetta Yo-Yo can yawn on cue.Yetta Yo-Yo yell “Yoo-hoo!”Yetta Yo-Yo can yodel,too.Yetta wants to know what you can do.
27 Zelda Zebra (Tune: Lil’ Liza Jane) Zelda Zebra likes to zoom. She zooms with zest.Zelda Zebra zigzags too. She does her best.Zelda Zebra makes one big Z.Zelda Zebra Zips right past me!
28 We Are the Alphafriends Kids (adapted and sung to the tune of We Are the Zoo-phonics Kids) Our Alphafriends help us to read!We are Alphafriends KidsWe can read books yes indeed!Our Alphafriends make reading fun!Now let us introduce everyone!Andy, Benny, Callie Cat,Dudley Duck and Elephant,Fifi Fish and Gertie too,All want to read with you!Hattie Horse and Iggy who?Jumping Jill, and Kangaroo, Larry, Mimi, Nyle too,Are a great spelling crew!Ozzie Octopus is neat.Pippa Pig eats lots of sweets,Queenie Queen with her great crown,Read the best in town!Reggie Rooster started this crew,Sammy Seal and Tiggy too,Umbie, Vinny know what to do,They are learning to read with you!Willy Worm and X-Ray Boy,Yetta Yo-Yo spins her toy,Zelda Zebra welcomes youTo read with her too!