A couple of ABC poems that I liked and will be having the boys use as copywork this month. Thought I would share them with you.
The ABC's of Christmas
A is for the Angel who sang, "Peace on Earth",
B is for the bells that rang out the Baby's birth.
C is for the Christmas candle, lighting up the night,
D is for the drum that makes one boy's Christmas bright.
E is for the Eve when we're all excited!
F is for the fun when the tree is finally lighted!
G is for the gifts Santa leaves on that special night,
H is for the holly with pointed leaves and berries bright.
I is for the icing on our Christmas cake so tall,
J is for Jesus, the reason for it all.
K is for the kindness shown without reason,
L is for the Lights of the Season.
M is for the Manger bed for Jesus at His birth,
N is for Noel we all sing on earth.
O is for the oxen, the first to adore Him,
P is for the Presents the Wise Men lay before Him.
Q is for the quiet night, with hardly a beat,
R is for the reindeer with speedy tireless feet.
S is for Santa bringing Christmas Joy,
T is for the lighted tree, to amaze each girl and boy.
U is for Us--all the family,
V is for visitors stopping by for tea.
W is for the wreath hanging on the door,
X is for the X-tra special feeling Christmas brings and more.
Y is for Your Christmas joys, may they be bright,
Z is for the animal zoo at His feet that night.
A to Z, all the alphabet you see!
Merry Christmas to all, wherever you be!
A is for Angel on top of the tree
B is for Baby asleep on the hay
C is for Candy Canes to stir my hot cocoa
D is for Dreams on a soft pillow
E is for Eggnog my mom won’t let me drink
F is for Family far, far away
G is for Gingerbread house so pretty to make
H is for Hope of a new treasured toy
I is for Icicle lights on everyone’s house
J is for Jingle bells tied on my shoes
K is for the Kitchen that always smells great
L is for List of the gifts that I need
M is for Money to spend on a friend
N is for Nose that runs in the cold
O is for the Only thought of you on my mind
P is for Post Office I’m so thankful for
Q is for the Quest to find the right gift
R is for Roses in bloom in December
S is for the Sleigh that drives us through town
T is for Token of my love for you
U is for Unwanted junk that we buy
V is for Village as small as can be
W is for Wings, when a bell rings
X is for Xmas a short way to spell Christmas
Y is for Yawns cause it’s getting late
Z is for the Zzz’s we don’t get on Christmas Eve
-- Submitted by The Mama Nov 2000