Tag Archives: Black History Month

Pride: Poems, Paintings and Patchworks for Black History Month

“I can be anything…because I CAN and I want to.” ~ Mari Evans, from the poem “I Can” For the past few weeks in my classroom, we have read many books and explored different art forms including poetry, painting and … Continue reading

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I Am… I Can… A Poem for Black History Month

“Yes we can.” ~ Barack Obama, 44th President of the United States Over the past several weeks I have explored various ways to introduce poetry into the kindergarten curriculum. I have selected rhyming books and poems that encourage children to … Continue reading

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