Grade 5


Meaning of home

Home is the most important place to me because it is where I grew up and where I live with my family and my dog. I am loved and supported and can be myself. My home is clean and keeps me safe from the outside world. It keeps me warm in the winter and cool in the summer. It is where I have celebrated all the important events of my life like birthdays, holidays, and more special times. I have warm meals and clean healthy food

I have my own room that is my own personal space. It is where I keep all of my important things. I have a lot of fun playing in my room with my friends and my toys. My bed keeps me comfortable so I have a good sleep. I also like to play video games ween I have nothing else to do outside. And I like to play in my backyard with my dog Luna.

Everyone should know what it’s like to have a home. This is why it is good to support Habitat for Humanity as this organization tries to ensure that everyone has an affordable safe place to live with their family. This contest helps to raise awareness and money to build homes for people who don’t have one. A quote by William J. Bennett helps to explain the meaning of home to me, “Home is a shelter from storms all sorts of storms”.