Bring to your classroom some pictures of the things mentioned in my poem and their homes, and perhaps some others too.  Who can find the most?    Josie                                            

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Your home might be a caravan

     Or perhaps it is a tent.

Some people like to buy their home,

     Whilst others like to rent.


Your home could be a hay filled barn

     Or perhaps the salty sea.

You might prefer a cool dark cave,

     Or a nest high in a tree.


Your home could be beneath the soil,

     Or underneath a stone.

Some share their homes with families;

     Some like to live alone.


Who carry homes upon their backs?

      Who sleep high in the trees?

Now write a list of lots more homes

     To add to all of these.



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