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James Carter
Poem

 

A wolf once chanced upon a dog

outside the wild wood.

Cried Wolf, ‘And how are you today?’

Barked Dog, ‘Well, life is good:

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

There's a ...

jaw-snapper

teeth-gnasher

river-swimmer

dives-for-dinner

 

fish-catcher

back-scratcher

cave-seeker

winter-sleeper

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Like to be a FIREWORK?

So would I.

 

To DAZZLE like a flower.

To SIZZLE in the sky.

 

With a CRACK and a BANG

and a BIM BAM BOOM!

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Let's go once upon a time.

Let's stroll, let's roll with rhythm 'n rhyme

 

Let's dress up in a riding hood.

Let's take that shortcut through the wood.

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Let's give it

a hunk of a trunk

Let's give 

a stretch of a neck

A snake of a tongue

a bear of a growl

a bee of a sting

a wolf of a howl.

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Pirate Pete

had a ship on the sea

had a fish for his tea

had a peg for a knee

 

        and a tiny parrot called...Polly

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Babies in the bath do it

puddles on the path do it

grannies for a lauch do it

 

    Splish! Splash! Splosh!

 

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

Why not take a poem

wherever you go?

Pop it in your pocket

nobody will know

 

Take it to your classroom

stick it on the wall

tell them about it

Zim Zam Zoom
Poem

     Brown rocket

     green rocket

first I've ever seen rocket

best there's ever been rocket

ZIM ZAM ZOOM