A Jack-o'-Lantern Poem

A poem with a fun and spooky pumpkin theme.

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5

Andy Rash's poem, "Dim," about a jack-o'-lantern who doesn't want to burn brightly, is a wonderful seasonal poem to share with your class. Use it to teach a rhyming poetry lesson and add fire to your students'own writing.

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    Reading, Songs and Rhymes, Visual Arts, Halloween, Teacher Tips and Strategies
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