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Today you will…

→ Read and discuss “Where I’m From” by George Ella Lyons
→ Compose a poem

Here are some suggestions of activities to help you create your poem
  • Names of important people related to this place (relatives, friends, etc.)
  • Special foods or meals eaten in this place
  • Traditions practiced in this place
  • Favorite songs and stories
  • Familiar phrases used in this place
  • Ordinary items found in this place
  • Important beliefs valued in this place
  • Heroes of this place
  • Significant events (happy and/or sad) that have happened in this place
  • Images that represent this place
  • Sounds that represent this place
  • Smells that represent this place


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