Blogs tagged "nature"

“The Year at Maple Hill Farm”: An Informational Text Exemplar

George Henry Durrie, "Farmyard in Winter," 1858
February follows January. The forest pond is frozen solid, all but a marshy place where the spring water feeds the pond. —The Year at Maple Hill FarmRead More »
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Welcome Winter (and Valentines Day!) with Emily Dickinson

Winter is good — his Hoar DelightsItalic flavor yieldTo Intellects inebriateWith Summer, or the World —Generic as a QuarryAnd hearty — as a Rose —Invited with AsperityBut welcome when he goes.Read More »