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When Children Laugh, Angels Smile


Today I have a wish to make someone smile…

10 Fireflies in a Jar

10 Fireflies in a jar
Wishing upon a star
10 Fireflies in a jar… 109 more words

Poetry

Brenda reblogged this on Friendly Fairy Tales and commented:

Here are some rhymes that speak to my inner child, playing in the garden with fairies. I hope you like them! My kids and I are enjoying vacation week! I'll try hard to catch up with everyone next week. My reader has been losing my likes again! Have a magical long weekend!! Warmly, Brenda

When Children Laugh, Angels Smile


Today I have a wish to make someone smile…

10 Fireflies in a Jar

10 Fireflies in a jar
Wishing upon a star
10 Fireflies in a jar… 109 more words

Poetry

NaPoWriMo 2.23: Mary, Mary

I’ve been at a poetry course tonight (with the marvellous Rommi Smith) and we’ve been talking about syllables. So we wrote a cinquain, a form which goes 2/4/6/8/2 syllables in each line, 22 in total… 29 more words

Poetry

April 23

2 read-alouds today, 1 after lunch and the regular before bedtime.

After lunch, for 20 minutes:

L’anniversaire du chat assassin (A. Fine, trad. V. Haïtse, ill. 167 more words

Wednesday

The Blackbirds in the Pie

Yesterday’s NaPoWriMo prompt was to write a poem for children. Here’s mine.

Old Mother Hubbard, who lived in a shoe,
Had so many blackbirds, but no stew. 69 more words

Humor

Star Child

Lay your head down here my dear,
Pull up a blanket and let’s gaze at the stars,
Stretch onto your back and crane up your neck, 54 more words

Poetry

A B Twinkle C

Have you experimented with humming songs with your children?
I have a fun game!  ‘Let’s hum ABC/alphabet song’… And we do. ‘NOW let’s hum Twinkle, twinkle little star’….. 61 more words

Learning