"I have always imagined that Paradise will be some kind of library." ~ Jorge Luis Borges

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Spring has sprung....

The grass is greening, the trees are budding and the flowers are popping....spring has definitely sprung!  I'll be posting some 2nd grade poetry and photos in the next few days.  In the meantime, here's a poem by Nikki Grimes to celebrate this day:

Look!  Here's a fresh
green growing word.
SPRING. I plant it
like a seed. 

Nikki Grimes has written many books of poetry as well as fiction and biographies. Visit her Webpage, The Poetry Zone, to learn more about Nikki and her books.  Hear her read a poem called Math Score from the book Danitra Brown Class Clown in her "Readings" section.Scroll down the list to number six (6) to find the reading of this poem.

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