Category Archives: Poem

The Underwater Wibbles

Today we would like to share with you a poem that will be featured in our upcoming “Stuff and Nonsense” concert! This poem, by Jack Prelutsky, is all about some funny little creatures that live underwater and simply love cheese! We hope you enjoy it as much as we do The Underwater Wibbles by Jack Prelutsky The Underwater Wibbles dine exclusively on cheese, they

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Prinderella and the Cince ~ a spoonerism

This term in our Chatterboxes unit we have been working on storytelling in its many forms. From fables, poems, short stories, and even spoonerisms, our students have been developing their skills in all aspects of language and storytelling.  This week, we would like to share with you the wonderful Spoonerism, that all of our Chatterbox classes have been performing for the end of term,

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The Goops ~ Gelett Burgess

Today we would like to share with you one of the poems from our Polkadots unit this term. “The Goops”, by Gelett Burgess, is a fantastic poem from her book of poetry “Goops and How to Be Them”. This funny series of work is all about disgusting little creatures with terrible manners, and it fabulous for teaching younger children in a fun way how to

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“ABC” ~ by Spike Milligan

Today we would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterbox unit this term, storytelling. This poem, “ABC” by Spike Milligan, is a fantastic poem for students to perform individually or as a group!  


Dancing Pants!

This week, the Speak Up team would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterboxes class this term. “Dancing Pants” by Shel Silverstein is a wonderful poem about some magical moving pants!    


The Lion!

This week, the Speak Up team would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterbugs class this term. “The Lion” by Roald Dahl is a fabulous poem for youngsters about what Lion’s like to eat!


The Ning Nang Nong!

…What a noisy place to belong, it’s the ning nang ning nang nong! This week, the Speak Up team would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterbugs Kindy class this term. “Ning Nang Nong” by Spike Milligan is a fabulous poem for youngsters, letting them create a make new sounds! This poem is wonderful for little ones when learning new

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Hero Inside!

This week, the Speak Up team would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterbees class this term. “Hero Inside” is a fabulous poem for youngsters about being a Superhero!

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The Acrobats ~ a poem by Shel Silverstein

This week we would like to share with you another fabulous Shel Silverstein poem, form our Chatterboxes “Circus” unit!

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Twistable Turnable Man

He’s the twistable, turnable, squeezable, pullable, stretchable, foldable… man !

This week, the Speak Up team would like to share with you one of the poems from our Chatterboxes class this term. “Twistable Turnable Man” by Shel Silverstein is a hilarious poem about a contortionist!

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