The rhyme read:
Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door
Shut the lights off, say no more
Go behind the desk and hide
Wait until it’s safe inside
Lockdown, lockdown, it’s all done
Now it’s time to have some fun!
A parent visiting the school in Somerville – which officials did not identify – noticed the rhyme and publicised it with a tweet: “This should not be hanging in my soon-to-be-kindergartener’s classroom’.
Lockdown drills are common in schools across the US. Somerville officials told reporters the rhyme was the work of one teacher and not department policy.
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