One Potato Two Potatoes

One Potato, Two Potato is a popular counting song for little ones especially in Ireland and the UK.

Game Instructions

Hold your fists in front of you and stack them on top of each other starting with “one potato”, then move the lower fist on top of the upper fist along “two potatoes”. Continue doing this until “seven potatoes”. At the end of the song, when “more” is sung, open both hands vigurously and shout “more”.

“One Potato Two Potatoes” Lyrics

One potato two potatoes
Three potatoes, four!
Five potatoes, six potatoes
Seven potatoes, more!

Alternative Lyrics

One potato, two potatoes, three potatoes – four
Five potatoes, six potatoes, seven potatoes – more
Eight potatoes, nine potatoes, ten potatoes – all

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