Don’t want your weevily* wheat,
Don’t want your barley.
Take some flour in half an hour
To bake a cake for Charlie.
Five times five is twenty-five,
Five times six is thirty,
Five times seven is thirty five,
Five times eight is forty.
*A weevil is a beetle-like insect that can be harmful to crops.
Movement – 4 people in circle:
ms. 1-2 – circle left
ms. 3-4 – circle right.
All face center, make stack of hands. Number each person.
ms. 5 – On each beat, each person adds right hand. (1,2,3,4)
ms. 6 – On each beat, each person adds left hand. (1,2,3,4)
ms. 7 – On each beat, each person takes off left hand. (4,3,2,1)
ms. 8 – On each beat, each person takes off right hand. (4,3,2,1)
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