Poulette is literally "little hen". It's also an endearing name for a little girl, as in this lullaby...

Fais dodo, poulette - French Children's Songs - France - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


Many thanks to Charlotte from the IUFM (French Teachers Training College) from St Brieuc (Brittany) for singing this song for us.

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Fais dodo, poulette

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Illustration: Walter Satterlee

Merci beaucoup!