Isaiah

Grade 5

Dartmouth
Nova Scotia

Meaning of Home

A home is a place where a family lives with four walls and a roof.

A house is a place with four walls and a roof but no family.

A home is where I go after school, where there is always someone to greet me with love.

A house is where you live but feel all alone.

A home is where I can sit at the kitchen table and enjoy a meal with my loving family.

A house seems like chaos with no meals prepared.

A home is where I can enjoy peace and quite in my own room

A house is not always guaranteed to have you’re own space.

A home is where I can invite my friends over and we can have fun and play.

A house is not always an inviting place to have friends over.

A home is where you enjoy spending time with your family by playing games and telling jokes until you laugh so hard your tears run down your face.

A house doesn’t feel the laughter and fun like a home.

A house is not a home until the ones you love are in it.