Gangin on a Bear Hunt

Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury’s classic We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, in Scots!

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We’re gangin on a bear hunt.
We’re gaun tae catch a braw yin.
Whit a bonnie day!
We’re no feart.

Translated into Scots by Susan Rennie
Published by: Floris Kelpies
ISBN:  9781782503163


  • Listen to an audio recording of me reading the text on SoundCloud.
  • Read Gangin on a Word Hunt to find out about the Scots sound words in the text.
  • Download a Scots glossary for all three of my Picture Kelpies.


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