Go In and Out the Window

Found In

Printer Friendly

Go round and round the village,
Go round and round the village,
Go round and round the village,
As we have done before.
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
As we have done before.
Now stand and face your partner,
Now stand and face your partner,
Now stand and face your partner,
As we have done before.
Now follow her to London,
Now follow her to London,
Now follow her to London,
As we have done before.
Now shake his hand and leave him,
Now shake his hand and leave him,
Now shake his hand and leave him,
As we have done before.
Verse 1: One or two children go to the center of a circle of children, who are holding hands up high. The selected children thread in and out of thecircle through the other children's arms.
Verse 2: The children in the center pick partners by stopping in front of another child.
Verse 3: The chosen children follow their partners as they thread in and out of the circle.
Verse 4: All the children join hands and circle in one direction.

Variation

Go round and round the village,
Go round and round the village,
Go round and round the village,
As we have done before.
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
As we have done before.
Now stand and face your playmates,
Now stand and face your playmates,
Now stand and face your playmates,
As we have done before.
Now shake hands with your partner,
Now shake hands with your partner,
Now shake hands with your partner,
As we have done before.
Now take her (him) off to London,
Now take her (him) off to London,
Now take her (him) off to London,
As we have done before.

Theme Connections

Opposites
Movement
Spatial Relationships

Copyright © 2014 Gryphon House, Inc. All rights reserved.