Poetry Break #4a
Introduction: On a nice, fresh, spring day bring your class outside (make sure you have administration approval) for a breath of fresh air and a poetry break.
by Lilian Moore
through the grass,
let me pass.
loud on the
[From: Something New Begins: New and Selected Poems. By Lilian Moore, Atheneum, 1982.]
Extension: Have the class bring drawing pads, pencils, and something to color with; have them draw the bumblebee or something else if they’d like. Share another poem such as Spring Talk by David McCord.