Preschool Education Music & Songs : Food > Watermelon Music & Songs : Food > Watermelon. Watermelon added 4-30-98 Original Author Unknown. Sung to: "Frere Jacques" Watermelon, watermelon Way down yonder in the watermelon patch. (have the children pretend to pick up watermelons and place them in a basket while singing the song). 'Watermelon' poems - Hello Poetry Don’t coddle me with kindness when my poems Could **** a watermelon through a straw Don’t tell me it’s lovely when I threaten killing myself Let the children pull them up. Teach them to see the tiny round leave, which is to be squash or watermelon, sosweet, or water-stealing, sticker-making ****.