Category Archives: Language

Word Study

 

Why not have a vocabulary parade?

 

Poetry is…

 

Poetry is like….

Similes:

  1. https://www.poets.org/print/node/48342
  2. http://kwanten.home.xs4all.nl/merriam.htm
  3. http://www.saidwhat.co.uk/spoon/similes.php
  4. http://www.poetry4kids.com/
  5. I wandered lonely as a cloud
  6. Hope is the Thing with Feathers

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Other poetry resources:

  1. http://www.gigglepoetry.com/
  2. http://www.poetry4kids.com/

 

 

 

Magic

Sarah Kay says, ” I write poem to figure thing out.”

 

Kay Sarah Sera

“I am young enough to know about Magic Cats” and Fairies. Are you?

Poet, Sarah Kay, reading one of her poems:

Here’s another of her poems, that actually became a short picture book called

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“If I should have a daughter…”

(Teachers, Check out “Ten Things I Know to Be True”

at 10:00)

Why do you think she decided to call it that? Do you think she would say the same things to her son? Why or why not?
What verse will you add to the cosmic story ?

What will be YOUR gift to this wide wise world?