Google Doodle for 2/1/2015: A Langston Hughes animated poem

A Langston Hughes poem to share with preschoolers to elementary students, plus thoughts on the Google Doodle.

“MERRY CHRISTMAS”, by Langston Hughes

Published In New Masses (Dec. 1930) From the gun-boats in the river, Ten-inch shells for Christmas gifts, And peace on earth forever. Merry Christmas, India, To Gandhi in his cell, From righteous Christian England, Ring out, bright Christmas bell! Ring Merry Christmas, Africa, From Cairo to the Cape! Ring Hallehuiah! Praise the Lord! (For murder […]