1B – RABBITS

Cheeky Rabbits

Line order

1st row (infront of the riser)

Jackson, 2. Daniel, 3. Kate, 4. Eric, 5. Jiyeon, 6. Jun, 7. Bomi,

2nd row (on riser – front row)

7. Peter, 9. Felicia /10. Jimmy, 11. Ariadna,

3rd row (on riser – back row)

12. Kaden, 13. Anna, 14. Jonathon, 15. Suji, 16. Anton

 

 

1st Half

(ALL GRADES ON STAGE TO SING SEASONS SONG AT THE BEGINNING) 

 

 

Here we go, oh, oh x 4

 

Chorus

Here we go, oh, oh

Seasons of the year x 4

 

Grade 1 leads spring

Verse 1

Here comes the spring with the rain pouring down

Here comes the spring with the flowers in the ground

Here comes the spring with the rainbow in the sky

Here comes the spring to bring new life x 2

 

Chorus

 

PK/k1

Here comes the summer with the heat from the sun

Here comes the summer with the kids having fun

Here comes the summer with the warm breeze

Here comes the summer with the trees so green x 2

 

Chorus

 

K2

Here comes the fall with the leaves changing colour

Here comes the fall with the climate getting cooler

Here comes the fall with the leaves falling down

Here comes the fall with the wind blowing loud x 2

 

Chorus

 

All grades sing verse 4

Here comes the winter with the ice and the snow

Here comes the winter with the freezing cold

Here comes the winter with the days getting shorter

Here comes the winter with the nights getting longer x 2

 

Chorus x 8

 

( All grades exit at the end of the song – all except the gardeners)

 

(All k2 groups perform – 1st Sun and rain, 2nd flowers and 3rd carrots)

 

All gardeners: Mm, mmm, mmm.

 

Grp.1: (rubbing belly) Yummy carrots.

 

Grp. 2: (two thumbs up in-front) Delicious Carrots.

 

Grp.3: (both arms out to the front) Amazing carrots.

 

Grp. 4: (both arms up and around with wiggly fingers) Beautiful carrots.

 

All gardeners: (both arms gradually go up) Carrots are the best! 我们爱胡萝卜 (adapt as

                          needed – kids could come up with their own lines)

 

Narrator 3: As you can see, our gardeners love carrots! But they’re not the only ones….

 

Narrator 4: That’s right, rabbits love carrots too, 兔子! Every year the greedy rabbits try to

sneak into the garden and eat ALL of the carrots in the garden.

 

Narrator 5: This year our head gardener is ready! He has his trusty dog, (小狗)Bingo, who has

been especially trained to chase the rabbits away.

 

(Head dog comes on)

 

Bingo: Hi everybody. My name is Bingo(我叫bingo(claps it out) BINGO, BINGO, BINGO,  

             Bingo is my namo.

 

Narrator 6: And BINGO has his trusty troops.

 

Bingo: Come on troops!

 

(Dogs march onto the stage)

 

Dogs: Hup, 2, 3, 4, (yī èr sān sì (repeat until all dogs are on the stage)

Bingo: Halt! Halt! Exercise time troops.

(Sally leads the moves to the song ‘Who let the dogs out’) 

 

 

Narrator 6:  But that’s not all. He also has his trusty sign! (puts up sign Hey Greedy Rabbits,

                    Do Not Eat These Delicious Carrots!)

 

Gardener: There! That will surely stop those pesky rabbits!

 

Narrator 1: Between Bingo, the dogs, and that sign the gardeners believe those carrots will be safe!

 

(Rabbits march on the spot backstage)

 

Head Dog: Wait, I hear something (puts had to ear)

 

Gardener: What’s that BINGO? You hear something?

 

Head Dog: Listen! 听!(all dogs put hand next to ear)

 

All dogs: We hear something too.

 

(Rabbits march onto the stage)

 

Head rabbit: We want carrots!

 

All rabbits: We want carrots!

 

Eric: 我们要胡萝卜!

 

All rabbits: 我们要胡萝卜!

 

Head rabbit: We will never stop!

 

All rabbits: We will never stop!

 

Peter:  我们不放弃 !

 

Head rabbit: We love carrots!

 

All rabbits: We love carrots!

 

Anna: 我们爱胡萝卜!

 

All dogs: Oh no, it’s those cheeky rabbits.

 

Gardener: Oh no! Hey Greedy Rabbits, Do Not Eat Those Delicious Carrots! Get those Rabbits!

 

Groups

Group 1 (Get chased Stage Right)

  1. Jackson, 2. Daniel, 3. Kate, 4. Eric, 5. Jiyeon, 6. Jun, 7. Bomi, 8. Peter, 9. Felicia

Group 2 (Get chased Stage Left):

10. Jimmy, 11. Ariadna, 12. Kaden, 13. Anna, 14. Jonathon, 15. Suji, 16. Anton

 

(Music stops and rabbit says something in English, then Mandarin. Then music starts again and the chase continues. Then music stops and a funky dog says something etc….)

 

Peter: Run run as fast as you can. You can’t catch us, we’re the cheeky rabbits

Anna repeats in Mandarin.

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Salva: We can catch you. We are the funky dogs.

Hally repeats in Mandarin.

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Jimmy: (hands next to ears with wiggly fingers) Na, na, na, na, na. You can’t catch us.

Anna repeats in Mandarin.

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Suah & Yujin: We can catch you. We are the fast, funky dogs!

Daniel (repeat in Mandarin)

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Dogs chase the rabbits off the stage (grp. 1 SR and grp 2 SL)

 

(All PK/K1 groups perform – 1st Bees and butterflies,  2nd ladybugs and 3rd birds)

 

(Birds perform)

 

Narrator 6: The birds eat some fruit and spread the seeds near and far so even more trees can grow.

 

Narrator 1: What great helpers! No wonder our gardener loves these special animals!

 

Narrator 2: If only all animals were so helpful!

 

2nd Half

(Rabbits start to march on the spot backstage)

 

Head Dog: Wait, I hear something (puts had to ear)

 

Head Gardener: What’s that BINGO? You hear something?

 

Head Dog: (to the audience) Listen,听.

 

(Rabbits enter the stage)

 

Head rabbit: We want carrots!

 

All rabbits: We want carrots!

 

Eric: 我们要胡萝卜!

 

All rabbits: 我们要胡萝卜!

 

Head rabbit: We will never stop!

 

All rabbits: We will never stop!

 

Peter:  我们不放弃 !

 

All rabbits: 我们不放弃 !

 

Head rabbit: We love carrots!

 

All rabbits: We love carrots!

 

Anna: 我们爱胡萝卜!

 

All rabbits: 我们爱胡萝卜!

 

Head Gardener: Oh no, it’s those cheeky rabbits again.

 

Head Dog: Better call the troops.

 

Bingo: Come on troops!

 

(Dogs march onto the stage)

 

Dogs: Hup, 2, 3, 4, (yī èr sān sì (repeat until all dogs are on the stage)

 

Head Gardener: (to the head dog) Get them!

 

(Rabbits and dogs chase each other running all over the stage – keep going in circles not getting anywhere. After a long chase…. Gardeners re-enter and cheer on the dogs)

 

Head Rabbit: STOP!!! Why are you chasing us! It’s not fair. You don’t chase the bees!

 

Rabbits: Yeah you don’t chase the 蜜蜂!

 

Head Rabbit: Or the butterflies!

 

Rabbits: Yeah you don’t chase the 蝴蝶!

 

Head Rabbit: Or the birds!

 

Rabbits: Yeah you don’t chase the 小鸟!

 

Head Rabbit: So why do you chase us???!!

 

Rabbits: Yeah. Why us? Why US? 为什么?

 

Gardener 1: Because you’re greedy rabbits!

 

Gardener 2: You eat ALL of our delicious carrots!

 

Gardener 3: The bees and birds and butterflies help our garden grow.

 

Gardener 4: You don’t help, you just eat, eat, EAT!(吃!吃!吃!)

 

Head Gardener: Last season we didn’t get to eat a single one of our carrots. And they’re our favorite vegetable.

 

(The rabbits look sad and ashamed and they think about this)

 

Head Rabbit: You didn’t get a single carrot!?

 

Gardeners: Not a single carrot!

 

Rabbits: Not even one?

 

Gardeners: Not even one!

 

Rabbits: None at all?

 

Gardeners: None at all?

 

Rabbits: Not even part of a carrot?

 

Gardeners: Not even part of a carrot!

 

Rabbits: Not even…..

 

Head Gardener: Look! We didn’t get ANY! Not one, not a piece, not even a crumb!

 

Head Rabbit: How sad!

 

Rabbits: So sad. 好伤心!

 

Gardeners: We work hard all season.

 

Gardener 1: We prepared the soil.

 

Gardener 2: We plant the seeds.

 

Gardener 3: We feed and water the plants.

 

Gardener 4: We removed the weeds.

 

Head Gardener: At the end of all that work….

 

All gardeners: Still no carrots! 没有胡萝卜!

 

Head Rabbit: Sorry gardener, we have been selfish. We love carrots so much that we forgot to leave some for you. Can we work together to fix it?

 

Rabbits: Yes, let’s work together. (Sing to the tune of ‘Bob the builder’)

Cheeky rabbits, can we fix it? Cheeky rabbits, yes we can!

 

Head rabbit: How can we help?

 

Head Gardener: Well I have this empty plot over here. If I had some help I could plant more carrots. Enough for everyone. Can you help me?(帮帮我)

 

Rabbits: Yes – Let’s get started!

 

Narrator 3: So, the rabbits and the gardener worked together to prepare the soil…

Narrator 4: plant the carrot seeds…

Narrator 5: feed and water the plants…

Narrator 6: and remove the weeds.

 

Narrator 1: And when the carrots were ready to harvest there was enough for everyone!

 

All rabbits (as they harvest the carrots): Let’s share carrots, Let’s share carrots.

 

Head gardener: Thank you friends for sharing those carrots.(谢谢!)

 

Narrator 2: The gardeners were so happy that they invited all of the garden helpers over for a party.

 

Narrators 1, 3, 4, 5, 6: What kind of party?

 

Narrator 2: A garden party of course!

 

(all cast back on stage to perform the finale).

 

Finale song