Christmas- Little Donkey Rhyming Words


Words that end in the same sound practice with the famous Xmas song

By: Alex Case
Level: All Levels
Topic: Religion
Grammar Topic: Pronunciation

Little Donkey rhyming words

Find matching pairs of rhyming words in this list:

  • ahead
  • day
  • here
  • load
  • near
  • night
  • road
  • shed
  • sight
  • way


Put those pairs of words into the right verses below, then listen to the song or your teacher to check your answers:

Little donkey, little donkey
On the dusty ___________
Got to keep on plodding onwards
With your precious ___________

Been a long time, little donkey
Through the winter’s _____________
Don't give up now, little donkey
Bethlehem’s in _____________

Ring out those bells tonight
Bethlehem, Bethlehem
Follow that star tonight
Bethlehem, Bethlehem. 

Little donkey, little donkey
Had a heavy ___________
Little donkey
Carry Mary safely on her __________

Little donkey, little donkey
Journey’s end is ____________
There are wise men waiting for a
Sign to bring them ____________

Do not falter, little donkey
There's a star __________
It will guide you, little donkey
To a cattle ____________

With a partner, make up a Christmas story, poem or song based on another animal. Your teacher will tell you what you should write and what research you can do.

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