When you clean the teeth, turn off the tap.
Another tip, is clean the fruits and the vegetables in a bowl.
Take a shower instead of a bath.
Everybody must take shorter showers.
Run your clothes washer and dishwasher only when they are full.
Xilin’s Acrostic does not rhyme, does it?
What about rhythm? Try to read it aloud.
In English scoohols most kids have tried to use this rap by Michael Rosen, a poet who writes poetry for kids, and adapt it. Writing variations of this rap can be fun. Let’s see what you think of it. Look at these two different videos. The first one has no music and the second one is a musical parody of Michael Rosen’s rap.
Look at the lyrics, and notice the 10 verbs in past tense. Will you give it a try and make your own version? You can do it in groups and work out a coreography to present it to the class.
Do you like the way he does it?
What about Jay Sean’s version?
THE MICHAEL ROSEN RAP
You may think I’m happy, you may hink I’m sad,
When I was one, I swam the English Channel
So that’s what I am, that’s what I’ll be
A hip, hop, hap
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