On the Wakefield Public Schools Facebook Page, there is a Snow Day Challenge that is open to all Wakefield students. The winner receive some Wakefield gear from the Warrior store. Here it is, and let me know if you enter!
Snow Day Challenge for 2/9/2015:
For today’s Snow Day Challenge, students are encouraged to write a snow-themed poem. Feel free to submit a photograph or illustration to accompany your creative writing.
We will publish many of the entries throughout the day, and we will select a winner by the end of the week. The writer of the best poem will receive some Wakefield Warrior gear!
All entries must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by 7:00 p.m. We are looking forward to reading your works!
Here is a poem about winter by Emily Dickinson:
by Emily Dickinson
I counted till they danced so
Their slippers leaped the town –
And then I took a pencil
To note the rebels down –
And then they grew so jolly
I did resign the prig –
And ten of my once stately toes
Are marshalled for a jig!