Category Archives: Read-Aloud

When I Get the Urge to Write a Song…

I woke this morning wanting to prepare something to teach our ward’s Primary to sing for Memorial Day. A poem I wrote a couple of years ago, for Year-Round Read-Aloud, Read-Along Rhymes: Celebrating Holidays and Seasons, came to mind. Titled … Continue reading

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It’s been a long winter. I’m so ready for sunshine and outdoor fun. The Robert Louis Stevenson poem, “Bed in Summer” comes to mind, as it almost always does, when I think about the change from the darkness of winter … Continue reading

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Changing Seasons: Goodbye to Summer

Last Day of Summer Walk When the summer grass turns from green to gold And black-eyed Susans line the road Where the lizard suns on a dusty rock I will take my last-day-of-summer walk. When the meadowlark hides in the … Continue reading

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