Tag Archives: nature poem

  1. Tennessee Song of Myself

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    April 3, 2014 by astephens2013

    I am the dark blue river the stars in the black night the elephant rider in the night the wind …
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  2. Giraffe


    April 2, 2014 by WITS Editor

    At the zoo I saw a giraffe. He was as tall as a building. I wanted to slide down his …
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  3. Amazing Student Poems That Welcome Spring

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    March 13, 2014 by WITS Editor

    It’s finally spring. Here are some WITS student poems that celebrate the new season: Spring Where Spring Went Reasha’s Song …
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  4. Walk in the Woods

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    January 6, 2014 by WITS Editor

    This is where to go when you need to think or not to think Find the woods to find yourself …
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  5. 5 Great Winter Poems by Students

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    December 23, 2013 by WITS Houston

    Winter presents us with its own version of beauty. Here are 5 student poems that capture that essence particularly well. …
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  6. Red Bird

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    November 13, 2013 by WITS Editor

    In the woods I see a red bird. Tat, tat, tat. A train races by but the bird stays still, …
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  7. Changing Seasons

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    October 31, 2013 by WITS Houston

    In spring, I will color the world light blue. The sun will rise up. The birds will sing a song …
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