Monthly Archives: June 2009

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Pretend Play with Grandchildren: Play Kitchens

I've been searching for a pretend play kitchen for Emily who will be 3 1/2 when Kaitlin turns 8 on July 30 (don't know where the time's gone). Kaitlin is becoming more independent in her play. She's moving further away from wanting to spend time with Emily and toddler play. [...]

Examples of Alliteration: 20 Tongue Twisters and 7 Fun Activities

The following examples of alliteration used in the 20 tongue twisters and 7 activities are fun, although not easy, to recite. Alliteration and Tongue Twisters Alliteration adds descriptive images to however it is associated with. Examples of alliteration can be found in titles, names, and brands. The reason alliteration is used [...]

How I Saved Money on Our Summer Vacation

My Dream Vacation My fellow teachers and I were talking at lunch recently about what our dream vacation would be. What would be my dream vacation? I think taking our entire family to Disney World, staying at a rental property with all the amenities like home but better, more upscale with an [...]

Grandfather Message | Father’s Day Poem for Grandpa

A Grandfather message from grandchild - what would your grandfather message be if you could send one to him for Father's Day? Grandfather poems are also grandfather messages because they share your affection and what having him as your unique grandpa means to you. Grandfather Message from Grandchild My granddaughter, [...]

Life is a Journey

Inspirational or Funeral Poem When I first read Life is a Journey, I approached it as a funeral poem about the cycle of life. Now, I believe the poem can also be shared as an inspirational poem emphasizing the lines, We see that victory lies not at some high point [...]

Poem to My Grandfather | Fathers Who Are Grand

When I read A Poem To My Grandfather, Grandfathers Are Fathers Who Are Grand, I immediately thought of my grandfather who passed away when I was eight years old. I remember sitting on his knee, swimming in the ocean and playing on the beach, combing his blond wavy hair, and [...]