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song (Windows Media) - 5 minutes.
Reading hint: Scroll down BELOW the
two-page picture to find the words, repeated for reading--a
little larger! (In the picture, the words, like the
kites, start near the ground and then go to the sky. You
can see each page bigger, if you want: Left
All words are readable below--scroll far down!
Song: Cory starts, then
Allison, Emily, Joshua sing. (You can hear
just solos by clicking names just below.) For "all at
once," see note at very
Cory Allison Emily
[scroll down I was having no luck with
my The wind has a
hundred hands [scroll
fishing, or more, and I've only got
couldn't get one of
bite. But still I'm
running in this tug-of-war. .
thinking I just
wasn't That's all right, I'll pull
it right. . . .
then suddenly something is my
felt my kite
lifting, to the
ran through my fingers, my friend
up and ran
but is it the wind, or my kite All
caught? So am
out! Neither one!
They're both flying, And at last, in
our playground, My kite's pinned up
While breezing by, they've gone for a
so blue and so
wide, there like a ribbon
March whispered, and together they're
sailing, we have fought to a
standstill, bluer than
past!" and soaring so
kite, To tell
The wind's taking my
kite like our game, now
is the world that
perfectly tied . .
way up there on
the waves between the
spring at last! of
that bright sky-blue
Cory sings a
song, then Allison*, then Emily*. Next, all three sing their
songs all at once, and then Joshua
sings. Finally, all start again, one after
another--until all four kite-flyers are singing their
own songs at the same time.
(To hear just that last part,
In those "all at
once" parts, the words are sung as they're lined up
from left to right, above. Use the colors to help your ear pick
out the words of Cory,
Allison, Emily, and Joshua.
not-so-secret. My daughters Allison* and Emily* are singing the girls'
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