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A Toy Top can Twirl, Swirl, and Whirl Around

Toy tops can whirl and swirl and twirl.
Let's make four tops twirl.
We can call the tops Swirly, Twirly, Burly, and Whirly. 
Let's see which top can twirl the longest.
Spin and drop the tops to see if they will twirl.  
Which top will twirl and whirl the longest?
Will it be Swirly, Twirly, Burly, or Whirly?

Whose Turn is it to Swirl, Twirl, and Hurl?

Option 1
Whose turn is it to make some water swirl?
It is a girl's turn.
Give it to her to swirl.
Now it is not the girl's turn to swirl water around.  
It's a boy's turn to swirl.
 
Option 2
Whose turn is it to hurl a football?
It is a girl’s turn to hurl the ball.
Give it to a girl to twirl and hurl.
Now it is not a girl's turn to hurl the ball.  
It is a boy's turn to twirl and hurl the ball.
 
Option 3
Whose turn is it to swirl a curl around?
It is a girl's turn.
Give it to her to swirl.
Now it is not the girl's turn to twirl a curl around.  
It's a boy's turn to twirl.
 
Whose turn is it to twirl and whirl a top?
It is a girl's turn.
Give it to her to twirl and whirl. 
Now it is not the girl's turn to whirl a top. 
It's a boy's turn to twirl and whirl. 
 

Give it a Whirl

Option 1
Give some water a swirl.  
Twirl it around.
Churn it up.
Make it swirl around in the cup.
 
Option 2
Give a Nerf ball a twirl.  
Hurl it and make it swirl in the air.
Twirl it and watch it swirl.  
Make it twirl and whirl through the air.
 
Option 3
Give a toy top a whirl.  
Give it a twirl.  
Make it swirl around.
Make it whirl.
 

Things We Can Make Twirl and Swirl Around

We can make water swirl.
Give it a whirl and churn it up.
We can make a Nerf ball whirl.
Give it a twirl and hurl it far away.
We can make a top swirl.
Give it a twirl and watch it whirl.
We can make ribbon twirl and swirl.
Give it a curl and whirl it around.
There are lots of things that can whirl, twirl, and swirl.

Give It a Whirl

Give a curl a whirl.  
Give it a twirl.
Twirl it.
Make it swirl.
Whirl it around.
Whirl it around a girl.
Twirl it above a girl.  
Twirl it behind a girl.

Twirl, Swirl, and Whirl Around

Twirl, swirl, and whirl around.
A girl can whirl and twirl around.
Watch her whirl and twirl.
She can twirl, swirl, and whirl with a streamer.
She can twirl, swirl, and whirl around with some curls.
Watch her twirl, swirl, and whirl around.
 
A boy can swirl and twirl around wearing a shirt.
Watch the shirt twirl and swirl when the boy whirls around.
 
A girl can swirl and twirl around wearing a skirt.
Watch the skirt twirl and swirl as the girl whirls around.

Make a Milkshake

Put milk and ice cream in a blender.
Let the blender blade whirl.
Listen to the blender blade whir.
Watch the milk and ice cream swirl and twirl.
Let the milk and ice cream whirl around until they swirl into a milkshake!  

Twirling and Whirling

What things like to twirl and whirl?  
Milkshakes like to twirl and whirl.
Ballerinas like to twirl.
A fan likes to whirl.
Some girls likes to twirl.
Do you like to twirl?

How Did a Girl Get Dirt on Her Shirt?

Here comes a girl with a dirty shirt.
A dirty shirt!
How did the girl get a dirty shirt?
 
It doesn't matter.  
We can squirt the shirt to clean off the dirt.
We can squirt the dirt off her shirt.
 
Now the shirt doesn't have any dirt.
It isn't a dirty shirt.
 
But don't get dirt on your shirt!

Hey, I Got Dirt On My Shirt!

(Child 1 pretends to kick up some dirt)
Child 1:  Drat!  I got dirt on my shirt. 
              Did you get dirt on your shirt?
Child 2:  No, I didn't get dirt on my shirt.
              But, I'll get the dirt off your shirt.
              First, I'll squirt the dirt off your shirt! 
 
(Child 2 pretends to squirt the shirt)
 
Child 1: You got the dirt off my shirt!
 
(Child 2 steps toward child 1 and twirls in excitement, getting dirt on her skirt)
 
Child 2:  Hey, when I twirl and swirl, I get dirt on my                   skirt!
Child 1:  You got dirt on your skirt?
Child 2:  Yes, I got dirt on my skirt.
Child 1:  I can get the dirt off your skirt.  
             Hold still. Stand firm and don't squirm.
             I can squirt the dirt off your skirt. 
 
(Child 1 pretends to squirt water from a bottle)
 
Child 1:  See, I got dirt off your skirt!
Child 2:  You did!  You got the dirt off my skirt!
              Now we can whirl, twirl, and swirl to shake off               the water and dirt.
 
(Child 1 and Child 2 whirl, twirl, and swirl around)