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My Life I was born in San Jose, Costa Rica, and moved to California when I was very young. Before I moved to California my dad traveled back and forth for 2 or 3 yrs from California and back to Costa Rica. He spent most of his time working in the Fresno area, in the cities of Tulare, and Visalia. He says he spent his time working in any available job including some farm labor jobs and went.
Like Vivian, Jack Wilde is using a published poem to teach his fifth-grade students about writing poetry. After the students read and analyze the poem, Jack gives them a topic and has them practice writing stanzas modeled on the exemplar to combine into a class poem. The children share their writing, and then Jack leads them in a discussion of how they might apply what they have learned from.
We've got some short funny poems to get you laughing and some pretty good reasons for why you should laugh more! You can exercise your heart and lungs by laughing! If you hate exercising, try laughing - you get the same benefits from laughing 100 time a day as you get from rowing a boat for 10 minutes!
A short story is second-cousin to the poem, relying on many of the same techniques (including brevity). Like poetry, stories can be very beautiful, with words that flow like sunshine from a cloudy sky and imagery capable of haunting our dreams at night. Short stories, like poetry, attempts to reveal the hidden Truths of our humanity.
What kind of details bring a scene to life? Show your fourth graders and other growing writers how language can help create an image in a reader’s mind. This worksheet provides a vivid poem as an illustrative example. After students draw a picture inspired by the poem, they will practice crafting imagery of their own. This can help open up conversations about grammar and the writing process.
Wine Cork Crafts for Kids, Because We Know You Have Them on Hand These wine cork craft ideas not only give the stoppers you have lying around a new lease on life, but they'll also keep kids busy.
A Life's Story I was brought into life at 9:59 a.m. on February 25,1983. I was the second grandchild to be born in the family. I was born at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I was 7lbs. 9 oz and 19 in. long when I was born. I had a head full of curly black hair and some big dark brown eyes. I was short most of my life until the age of thirteen and I had a gigantic growth spurt.