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Teaching Poetry to 3rd Graders by Gary Short | Monday, February 29, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

February 29th, 2016

Episode 509 of 784 episodes

At recess a boy ran to me with a pink rubber ball and asked if I would kick it to him. He handed me the ball, then turned and ran and ran and ran, not turning back until he was far out in the field. I wasn’t sure I could kick the ball that far.... Read more »

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