Hailey

Grade 5

Red Deer
Alberta

The Meaning of Home

Home Means to have fun,
and to clean up your messes when you are done playing.
Home means to clean up your room when you are not told to,
it means to clean your room when you are told to and when it is messy.
It means to live in your house for the rest of your life,
it means that you like it and you want to live in it.

It means to be warm when it is cold, and to be cold when it is warm outside.
It means to have privacy, when you need it if you are doing something.
It means family, it means to be truthful with your family.
It means to be safe, to be safe from the coldness outside.
It means love, to be loved and to be loved by your ideas.
It means food, it means that you can ask for food and you can eat when you want.
It means mine,
it means you can play with your own toys and you do not have to borrow toys from your friends and family.
It means rest, to rest in peace and not have to wake up in the middle of the night because of a sound.
It means freedom, to do what you want to do or what you need to do nicley.