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My Epic Toy Monster Truck

By Jack (Year 2, Abbotsford Public School)

I come from a different planet. I feel warm but cold, smooth and awesome like a race track. I taste like rotten egg shell. I have lots of scratches. I ...


A poem about wax

By James (Year 2, Abbotsford Public School)

Weird tasting A candle X (as in not) delicious


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My epic truck

By Kit (Year 2, Abbotsford Public School)

I was owned by the Prime Minister. I came from Fiji. I sound like a hurricane on a volcano. I feel like damaged steel. I win lots of races. I ...


The Nike Soccer Ball

By Mel (Year 2, Abbotsford Public School)

I woke up from dreaming of a Nike soccer ball. I opened the door and there it was! It whispered to me… “I am from Argentina. I was once owned ...


My Luck

By Alexandra (Year 3, Abbotsford Public School)

It's soft as silk cool as ice an alien dog's collar a harness for thieves a happy thought a bit of luck it's mine, my bracelet.


My cute white blanket

By Kaari (Year 3, Abbotsford Public School)

A white blanket to cuddle at night for your love to have in your cosy bed when you go to sleep in your love content - it whispers a little ...


My ruby

By Estelle (Year 4, Abbotsford Public School)

She whispers a rose She is the most beautiful thing She is my ruby


My Ocean

By Evie (Year 4, Abbotsford Public School)

Sitting on the sand A wave surrounds my hand I walk into the water I sink beneath the sea Far away from my family As a wave crashes over me ...



By Ruby (Year 4, Abbotsford Public School)

Glitter purple, aqua, red, pinky sunset, watery bed Earthy purple forest floor, sunrise from the very core Magic river, sunrise, night - mixed together, what a lovely sight! Sparkly sunset, ...


A memory of a miracle

By Charlotte (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

Can a photo be a book with a thousand words, Can a photo welcome you into a different world, Can a photo be a miracle bringing you happiness, Can a ...


Framed journey

By Lola (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

A magical memory of a musical Time traveler inside a little white box A message of courage and determination.


Deer skin

By Edwina (Teacher, Abbotsford Public School)

Stretched round as the full moon Across a sturdy wooden hoop. Laced together with thin threads of rawhide Ribboning across the back. Left to dry and find its baritone voice. ...



By Ajah (Year 7, Albion Park High School)

A long lost childhood memory Stuck in a box for seven years Every time I take you out I squeeze you It feels as if the world is born again ...



By Amber (Year 7, Albion Park High School)

Hundreds of pages, each made from a tree Thousands of letters, I wonder how many there could be? Words printed in ink The pages go flick I’m transported into a ...



By Amber (Year 7, Albion Park High School)

So many memories since I was a baby Tick…tick…tick…time flys by Precious, perfect, pretty You came everywhere with me I could go nowhere without you You were my chicken to ...


Pandora Bracelet

By Amy (Year 7, Albion Park High School)

It’s silver and sparkly With 9 charms I love the family charm It has faces and says family I got it at my mum and dad's wedding It brings me ...



By Andrew (Year 7, Albion Park High School)

Pressing on the power It’s electronic interface flashes The spacebar clicks I now feel the buzz Of infinite information Thousands of hours of fun At your fingertips Open up a ...