1: My name is John Little and I live in Sonoma CA. I go to Altimira Middle School and am in sixth grade. I play football and baseball and I love watching sports. | I would like to dedicate this book of poems to my family for all the help they have done for me.
3: The exciting thing about playing baseball The exciting thing about playing baseball Is the suspense of the game It is a way to get active but with a bunch of fun And let you not worry about other things And to have so much fun And to erase the boredom of the day But the exciting thing about playing baseball Is all the fun of the game.
5: If I Were If I were a car, I would be a Ferrari, Shiny and new. If I were a color, I would be orange, Bold and bright. If I were an animal, I would be a Lion, Strong and ferocious. If I were a candy, I would be a Snickers, Sweet and tasty. If I were a food, I would be a piece of Pizza, Cheesy and delicious. If I were a beverage, I would be a root beer soda Cool and fizzy.
7: My house This is the house Where I live. This is where I play outside all day. This is where I relax in the evening And play all day. This is where I spend time with my family And work at my house all day. And you can hear the birds outside, And you can see the bright green trees just outside, And you can feel the warm fireplace in my house.
9: Oh, I'm being eaten By a boa constrictor, A boa constrictor, A boa constrictor, I'm being eaten by a boa constrictor, And I don't like it--one bit. Well, what do you know? It's nibblin' my toe. Oh, gee, It's up to my knee. Oh my, It's up to my thigh. Oh, fiddle, It's up to my middle. Oh, heck, It's up to my neck. Oh, dread, It's upmmmmmmmmmmffffffffff . By:Shel Silverstein
11: Don't ever ask a centipede to play a game of soccer. Remember, he has 50 pairs of sneakers in his locker. He dribbles 50 soccer balls with 50 pairs of shoes, and kicks them all concurrently. He doesn't often lose. He's such a fierce competitor that, if you ever meet, at first you'll see his hundred legs and then you'll see defeat. --Kenn Nesbitt
13: There was an old woman who lived in a shoe. The place was disgusting and smelled like pee-eww! The windows were drafty. The roof was a leaker. But that's what you get when you live in a sneaker. --Kenn Nesbitt
15: Humpty Dumpty sat in a tree. Humpty Dumpty got stung by a bee. He fell out and hit his head, and now he thinks his name is "Fred." --Kenn Nesbitt
17: HOPE Hope is an open door It tastes like a fresh pizza It sounds like ocean waves smashing against the seashore It smells like the green grass right outside It looks like a golden sapphire waiting to be held Hope feels like the warm fire place on a snowy day.
19: Baseball Baseball Super fun time Always moving around Everyone gets to play it Awesome