Bruce Lansky, “The King of Giggle Poetry,”
visited Roanoke Avenue Elementary School in Riverhead, NY on April 20th,
2009. Here are some of the fun poems they wrote together…
A poem written by Mr. Johnson’s class (4th grade):
My Classmates Are So Talented!
Joshua can burp the ABCs.
Mr. Johnson can dunk the
Joshua can stay under water for
Keri can put her legs over her
David M. can make strong smells in
David B. can’t stop giggling.
Jason can bark like a walrus.
Justin can trumpet like an
Lindsey can sleep all day.
Endi can throw up his pizza.
Keri can wiggle her ears.
My classmates are so talented, we
ought to put on a talent show (and write a poem about it).