Where the Sidewalk Ends

BAND-AIDS
By: Shel Silverstein

I have a Band-Aid on my finger, One on my knee, and one on my nose, One on my heel, and two on my shoulder, Three on my elbow, and nine on my toes. Two on my wrist, and one on my ankle, One on my chin, and one on my thigh, Four on my belly, and five on my bottom, One on my forehead and one on my eye. One on my neck, and in case I might need c em I have a box full of thirty-five more. But oh! I do think itd s sort of pity I dond t have a cut or a sore! MAGICAL ERASER
By: Shel Silverstein

She wouldnd t believe This pencil has A magical eraser. She said I was a silly moo, She said I was a liar too, She dared me prove that it was true, And so what could I doI erased her!

Some say in ice. A Patch of Old Snow By: Robert Frost Thered s a patch of old snow in a corner That I should have guessed Was a blow-away paper the rain Had brought to rest. It is speckled with grime as if Small print overspread it The news of a day Id ve forgottenIf I ever read it .The Road Not Taken Fire and Ice By: Robert Frost Some say the world will end in fire. From what Id ve tasted of desire I hold with those that favor fire But if I had to perish twice. I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice.

RED By: Ashley Gilchrist Re Re Re is the color of Ketchup. Re Re makes me want to stan Re feels like the fire warming up on your face. tastes like licorice. Re soun s like someone yelling! Re looks like there is one secon left on the clock for a Basketball game. is the color of the ripest apple on a tree. is the first color in a rainbow!!! BOOKS By: Ashley Gilchrist up for myself. is the feeling I get when I am very angry. The city is very lou . WHO: An author WHAT: Signe WHEN: That We nes ay WHERE: At the library Books                                         . Lights are all aroun .Ashley s Poems By: Ashley Gilchrist THE CITY By: Ashley Gilchrist Cars are zooming by. Re Re Re smells like Kool-Ai . is the burning color of fire.

WHY: To donate for a charity AN AMIMALd S LIFE By: Ashley Gilchrist Awesome ants ate Big birds bite Crazy cats care Dizzy dogs dance Eager elephants eat Funny falcons fight Great giraffes giggle Hungry hippos hiccup Interesting Iguanas illness Jiggled jellyfish jump Kind kangaroos kill Loving lions leap Merry Monkeys march Napping Newts Nag Obese Octopusd s operate Peppy penguins peck Queen Quails quilt Running rabbits rake Silly snakes slither Tricky turtles trading Upper Umbrella Birds use umbrellas Violent Vultures vanish Weird whales wake Xanthus X-ray fish x-ray Yummy Yaks yoyo Zero zebras zoomed .

Nice Active. Crazy. Friendly.DOGS By: Ashley Gilchrist Dogs. Fun Fun when on walks Mammal .

or Willie or-Huh? You say it's mine? Oh dear. His workbook is wedged in the window. And the chair is becoming quite mucky and damp. His raincoat is there in the overstuffed chair.A Light in the Attic By: Shel Silverstein MESSY ROOM By: Shel Silverstein Whosever room this is should be ashamed! His underwear is hanging on the lamp. Robert. His sweater's been thrown on the floor. And his smelly old sock has been stuck to the wall. His books are all jammed in the closet. His scarf and one ski are beneath the TV. And his pants have been carelessly hung on the door. His vest has been left in the hall. Whosever room this is should be ashamed! Donald. I knew it looked familiar! . A lizard named Ed is asleep in his bed.

¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ ¡ . e You never jog. very sad. the teacher is your dad. He said. e I saw the doctor. e You didnd t try. e Why? I answered him. He said. My teacher sees right which makes me Itd s hard to ool when the teacher through my ibs.My Teacher Sees Right Through Me By: Bruce Lansky I didnd t do my homework. He said. I told him. e You were with me. e Itd s much too hard. I told him. e You watched TV. e You have no dog. My teacher asked me. He said. e My dog ate it. I said. He said. e I went out running. I said. e I had chores to do.

when I take my socks off ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ I rool on my worksheet then chew on a book. My smile can crack a mirror An an you simply won't believe it's been known to peel the paint. The power in my un erarms ¢ ¢ ¢ an my breath can make you faint. The principal says that I broke every rule. not never before. I rink from the toilet. I spill all the glue. ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ . I just learnt the reason ogs can t go to school Steve the Superhero By: Kenn Nesbitt I'm Steve the Superhero the superpowers I possess by merely being Steve. I lick my new teacher an leak on her shoe.I Ain't Been to School by: Robert Pottle I ain t been to school. I eat off the floor an growl at the cook. That s all changin now as I run through the oor.

For breakfast he likes to eat pastries. I watched his reaction and noticed a strange look come into his eye." Instead he demands his dessert. and always say thank you and please. tomatoes. He eats mostly unhealthy food.can make a grown man cry. "Where's my dessert?" I haven't lost faith in my veggies. He grabbed one and gave it a try. Last night I was eating my carrots. Their powers are truly amazing. My Brother Wond t Eat his Veggies By: Robert Pattle My brother will not eat his veggies. They do make you healthy and bright. and cheese. A single burp can make you want to crawl away and die. . I think that it might be his diet that makes him so terribly rude. I wish that my brother ate veggies I think that is all it would take to make him a well mannered brother. but he just eats candy and cake. He burps and he won't say. "Excuse me. Me. with peppers. I prefer veggie omelets. Were vegetables giving him manners. but they can't make your brother polite. He then wipes his hands on his shirt. or would he remain rude and curt? My question was answered the second he burped and asked. I eat with my very best manners.

It's an ordinary day for me. In the pantry there's a penguin painting ordinary scenes ofopposums in their ordinary orange submarines. There's an ordinary rhino racing up and down the stairs. There's a bison in my bathtub singing ordinary songs. like a dozen rather ordinary llamawhirigigs. In the living room are llamas dancing ordinary jigs. It's an ordinary day. chasing ordinary chimpanzees and ordinary bears. He's delivering the paper in his ordinary way. . And I hope your day is simply extra ordinary too.An Ordinary Day By: Kenn Nesbitt There's a dolphin on my doorstep. I promise you it's true. and some hippos having ordinary hippo sing-alongs.

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