eight ways to celebrate the month of poetry with a new nursery rhyme

Eight Ways to Celebrate the Month of Poetry with a New Nursery Rhyme

The month of poetry falls in April. It is a great time to help our children learn to appreciate and understand poems and various forms of poetry. Children need to know and understand poetry. The Bible itself contains poetry. In fact, 30% of the Bible is made up of ancient poetry. Therefore, exposing our children to poetry will help them understand scripture. Likewise, understanding scripture and reading biblical poetry will deepen their relationship with their creator. Learning a new Nursery Rhyme is a great way to begin.

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ideas to celebrate easter with scriptures for resurrection sunday. Each day of the week contains an activity to do with kids.

Ideas to Celebrate Easter with Scriptures for Resurrection Sunday

Ideas to celebrate easter with scriptures for resurrection Sunday. A lot takes place in the week between Jesus riding into Jerusalem on a donkey while people are shouting Hosanna to the day he is risen. This week tells us so much about Jesus and His love for us. Therefore, I’ve provided some scriptures to read each day followed by an activity.

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Lyrics to Mary Had a Little Lamb Nursery Rhyme Teach About Animals

3 Ways Lyrics to Mary Had a Little Lamb Nursery Rhyme Teach About Animals

The lyrics to Mary Had a Little Lamb Nursery Rhyme has been used with children for centuries. The “Mary Learns About Animal Coverings” printable guided reading book extends children’s knowledge of different types of animals and their body coverings. You can read more about this resource in another post. Additionally, teachers and students can use this new nursery rhyme to grow three ways with our book and the: “Teach About Animal Coverings with Mary and Her Lamb”

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how Corduroy's search for friend can lead us to one. by Dawn Stephens Books

How Corduroy’s search for a friend can lead us to one.

We all search for a friend at times. Young children need friends from the stuffed animals surrounding their bed to the strangers they boldly say hello to in stores and restaurants. God created us with a desire for relationships. We were created in His image and He desires a relationship with us too. It is through our searching for a friend, that Christ finds us. A great book that I believe illustrates our searching and God’s finding is Corduroy by Don Freeman.

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5 ways Las Vegas makes me imagine heaven by Dawn Stephens Books

5 Ways Las Vegas Makes Me Imagine Heaven

I know, for a lot of people, Vegas represents the farthest thing from heaven because it is a city full of activities Christians categorize as sinful. However, I see Vegas as a place of magnificent lights, buildings, and design structures, I cannot help think how man’s attempt to build something this spectacular pales in comparison to what Heaven will be. Heaven is going to be the most fabulous city.

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