Read Rub-A-Dub-Dub aloud to your child while they are taking a bath. Soon they'll be able to recite the rhyme with you from memory. Explain what a butcher, a baker and a candle-stick maker do for a living. Candles, lanterns and torches were common sources of light until well into the 19th century. Thomas Alva Edison is credited with inventing the first commercial light bulb in 1879.

 
                               
           
                               
               
               
                                           
                                                               


rub a dub dub, three men in a tub
RUB-A-DUB-DUB Nursery Rhyme
Rub-a-dub-dub
Three men in a tub,
And how do you think they got there?
The butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker,
They all jumped out of a rotten potato,
'Twas enough to make a man stare.

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Read Rub-A-Dub Scrub a funny story by Father Goose. It begins like this:

Of course we jumped into a tub just as fast as we could. If you have ever smelled a rotten potato, you know why we wanted to clean ourselves up without delay...


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