Education and Behavior Poems

Please Don’t Take Away My Recess-A Poem About ADHD

Please Don’t Take Away My Recess-A Poem About ADHD

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  I got in trouble in school today. They took away my recess. They said it was because I couldn’t sit still, but I was feeling so restless. I couldn’t control my body. I wish they’d give me breaks to move. It’s so much easier to concentrate when I’m not forced to sit for anContinue Reading

Mommy, Can You See Me?

Mommy, Can You See Me?

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One day I sat in the waiting room of a doctor’s office waiting for my appointment, while a mother was in there with her little boy (around 6 years old). The mother was sitting in a chair looking at her phone while she and her son waited for the doctor to call them in. TheContinue Reading

A Wonderful Child

A Wonderful Child

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A Wonderful Child A child who is able to embrace the magic of the world around them… A child who is not living in fear of their safety… A child who does not go to sleep with an empty stomach… only to be awakened by the sounds of that hungry lion in their belly… A wonderfulContinue Reading

I Wish I Was There to Protect You!-A Powerful Poem to Help the Victims of Bullying

I Wish I Was There to Protect You!-A Powerful Poem to Help the Victims of Bullying

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Thinking of my childhood, there’s so much I wish I’d known I’d love to go back and tell myself, now that I am grown You were only nine or ten when the mean, cruel things were said People teased you, called you names, threw papers at your head You used to think to yourself, “IfContinue Reading