Writing Similes is as Simple as ABC

We are having so much fun in our new poetry unit. This week I wanted to start with something simple, so we started with similes. So, we started off the week with a little song. I wanted so badly to create a simile song so they could memorize the vocabulary while identifying the purpose of similes. Here is an anchor …

Spring – A Time for New Beginnings

I just love this time of year here in Texas. It’s springtime and everything is starting to bloom. The bluebonnets and Indian paintbrushes are my favorite. I don’t know about you, but winter was downright depressing! We have had a lot of rainy cold weather (for Texas that’s like 35 degrees – don’t judge:) and we have had hardly any …