mY FOURTH GRADERS ARE FINISHING UP A UNIT ON POETRY THIS WEEK. sOME OF THEM HAVE SURPRISED THEMSELVES TO FIND THEY ARE "POETS AND DIDN'T KNOW IT." Here are a few of our poems....
Cars fast, powerful honking, speeding, handling made to go places vehicles
the hill accident there was a guy named Bill who fell off a hill who broke his arm and fell on a barn and then ran into jack and jill
green leaves on a branch dangle from the branches high they fall off the tree
I came across an elephant on the way to school HIs trunk was very long and his feet were very huge I hid him in my locker so that my teacher would not see he stayed there very quietly until frightened by a mouse
smoothies fruity, sweet melting, slurping, slushing good on hot days shakes