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My Teddy

By Amelia (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

My teddy is so so precious He couldn’t be any more If there was anything else so special It would be something to adore He really used to be pink ...

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My Special Hippo

By Annabel (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

Hippo, I will always desire you, I came from your granddad You have put me on your cupboard for many years You have comforted me every step of the way ...

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Baby Tiger

By Beau (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

My big tiger is so soft, so cuddly Always brings me, lives so happily Nothing to worry about So awesome as can be So enjoyable to cuddle So lovely for ...

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My Wave Warrior's Medal

By India (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

Fast people are in my heat Round the can Now they are at my feet Wave warriors Gold it shall never get old For it is always bright and bold ...

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My Tiny Toy

By Juliet (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

My tiny toy is not a fright Come out and pat it, it won’t bite It reminds me where I am from Also it does not weigh a tone It ...

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The Greenstone Ring

By Larnach (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

I see the ring Passed down by generations The metal rusting The green stone fading Sparkling, small specks of a diamond The greenstone used to sparkle It’s been my good ...

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Old Basket

By Lily (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

I have been weaved by pure talent Bound by the genius of minds Smooth but rough Once was a field of grass for then I was rough and grass with ...

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Bonsai

By Makia (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

Swaying in the night You sing me to sleep You hold my spirits, hopes and dreams With a touch of a person, with a touch of me Your sounds like ...

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Dragon

By Ryan (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

My dragon who was sitting on a shelf in Hong Kong until my mum and dad bought him then took him away as soon as he got home and they ...

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My Lucky Bear

By Zoe (Year 3, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

My Lucky Bear The cute little bear face Looking at me The shape of it holds all the memories I play and sleep with my little bear I’ve got to ...

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Iron Rock

By Alice (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

Shhhh sounds the sea Water lush light smooth seabed cave Seadbed soften yeared wetton iron Slip slip, slop slop, slippery Tap tap As smooth as a sheet of glass It ...

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Shark Tooth

By Angus (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

The sharpness of the tooth The bumpiness of the edges As the time goes by The sharpness will get smoother By the time the tooth will break The shark tooth ...

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The Brightest Star

By Isabel (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

It’s rough in my hands It smells like the sea It’s fragile and sharp It’s special to me The crystals are hidden They’re on the inside But if you flip ...

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Dog Toy

By Jacob (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

I was born in a house I’m bigger than a mouse A threaded rope tail I wish I could wail When they stitched me together I was shaved in a ...

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Opal Necklace

By Jessica (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

The matured opal lay in the silver ring It forms a charm on this necklace Twinkling in the sunshine You hear the pitter patter of rain Although it is just ...

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Shell

By Olivia (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

Listen now Let the secret reveal Under the stars And planets now At night I hear the raging sea And wind to calm me down I still taste the salt ...

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My Bangle

By Tessa (Year 4, Balgowlah Heights Public School)

The shimmer brings stars to my head I can’t believe what I see Centuries have gone by Just you and me I hear the charms singing Dancing galore But the ...

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