For The Love of Our Earth rhyming fiction dawn • The time each morning when daylight first begins The boys wake up at dawn every morning. engine • A machine that uses energy to run other machines There was a lot of noise coming from the engine in Max’s tractor. glow • shine The Jack-o-lantern started to glow when they put a candle inside. witness • to see or hear something The man and his wife witnessed the car crash. litter • Scattered paper and other materials; trash We wanted to clean up the beach because it was covered with litter. harvest • pick or gather I helped my mom harvest the apples from our tree.