Hi tulip, jaybee, the one that tulip mentioned is:
My name is MacNamara.
I am the leader of the band.
My wife is Betty Grable.
She is the fairest in the land.
Oh, she can dance and she can sing
And she can show a leg.
The only thing that she can't do,
She cannot boil an egg.
Many more rope jumping rhymes can be found here:http://www.mudcat.org/jumprope/jumprope_display_all.cfm
As to other games, how about:
- I sent a letter to my love and on the way she dropped it
- Ringa Rossie
- What's the Time Mr Wolf?
- In and Out the Dusty Blue Bells
- The Grand Old Duke of York