Younger Children People Poems

PRESCHOOL

CHILDREN'S POEMS

By Josie Whitehead

I have a friend whose name is Billy

And we all think he’s rather . . . . . .

   He doesn’t work and acts the fool

   And really wastes his time at . . . . . .

 

Another friend, whose name is Lynn,

Is very small and rather . . . . .

   She wears blue jeans and pink tee-shirts.

   I’ve never seen her wear a . . . . .

 

Some twins, who can’t be told apart,

Are both extremely good at . . . . . .

    Then Daniel, Jenny, Pat and Trevor –

    All of them are very . . . . . . .

 

I love to see my friends each day

And even after school we . . . . . . . .

   Our birthday parties are such fun,

   But we’re tired out when day is . . . . .  

 

 

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EXERCISE

 

Put the right word in the right place:

 

play - skirt - art - clever - silly - school - thin - done

 

This poem, chosen by teachers and children, was published in 2010.  Unfortunately it is out of print now as the publisher has retired and sold his business.

Listening Page My Friends - illustration All Those Silly People My Friends - Heading Good at Rhyming? Off to Nursery School