Songs of the Teacher-Poet, Day Fifteen

STP D15 An April LamentHappy National Poetry Month!  To celebrate, Rebecca’s Classroom and Kitchen is featuring poetry by educators.  (For more info, click here!)  I encourage you to leave positive thoughts, encouragement, and feedback in the comments section below.


An April Lament

by Rebecca Gettelman


Warming rays and

peaking buds

whisper of the coming spring,

while ironically smiling newsmen forewarn

of frigid flakes

and icy streets

crushing hopes of Spring’s arrival.


Copyright 2018 by R. Gettelman


And, as always, find great educational resources by Rebecca by clicking the link below:

Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, Twelfth, Homeschooler, Staff, Not Grade Specific -



One Comment Add yours

  1. ELLE says:

    Great contrast of the temperatures! Nice piece.


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