Poem: The Rain


Girl in the Rain with Umbrella
oil painting 

Artist: Debra Hurd

The rain is raining all around,
It falls on field and tree.
It rains on the umbrellas here,
And on the ships at sea.

by Robert Louis Stevenson

What a great poem to memorize and recite with your child, especially every time it rains!  (Make up your own motions to go along with this poem.) A child’s language development benefits from the rhythm and rhyme of poems. Don’t miss these monthly opportunities to grow your child’s language and memorization skills.  Read poems – Memorize poems together.




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