Lyrics

(Folk song)

Jeremiah, blow the fire,
Puff, puff, puff!
First you blow it very gently,
Then you blow it rough!

Circle Singing Game

Formation: Students hold hands while standing in a circle.

  • Measures 1-2 = Students circle around. On “fire,” stop walking.
  • Measures 3-4 = Jump in place on each word “puff.”
  • Measures 5-6 = Walk forward 3 steps while raising hands, step in place on 4th beat.
  • Measures 7-8 = Walk backward 3 steps while lowering hands, step in place on 4th beat.

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  • Song with chords, Lesson ideas for Dynamics, Melody (mi re do), Rhythm (eighth rests) (PDF)
  • MIDI file
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