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Snow

By Ella (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Ice crystals fall down into the forest Howling wind shakes the forest's treetops changing the ice crystal's path They cover the forest floor like a white blanket They are as ...

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Camera

By Evie (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Captured in time A memory combined Moments defined A picture Bring us together Keep it forever A picture Emotions flood through A souvenir of me and you Our story Our ...

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Family of Four

By Nyla (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Family Friendship Always Memory Important Love Young Children Four Family Ordinary Unusual Respectful Love Loving Our Valuable Everlasting

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Little broken key

By Roan (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Small treasure hidden treasure locked behind the door. Silver treasure pretty treasure can't see it any more. Secret treasure broken treasure little silver flash. Fallen treasure lost treasure haven't found ...

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Rain

By Ruby (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Calm relaxing pattering sound Droplets spatter all around Slowing lulling me to sleep Mighty bounds, life full leaps Our windows knocked on with quiet peeps Swept by softly guarding winds ...

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Turtle

By Ruby (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

As the turtle forms And it is being born I for once felt safe In a wonderful place The sound of the sea It calls to me The teeth from ...

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Ode to Hush

By Ruby (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

It sits on my bookshelf comforting me Always there for me to see The first book I read The first names I’ve said Possum Magic, a whole world of imagination ...

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Avonlea

By Ruby (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

My grandparents' farm Our cottage, horses and trees A place of pure joy

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Ocean

By Sophia (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

The waves crashing across the sand as the foam gathers up its clan Fish calmly gliding under the sea until the shark comes smiling with glee. The wave runs towards ...

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Coloured salt in a bottle

By Tom (Year 5, Abbotsford Public School)

Red, pink, green and blue mixing. Making yellow, orange and aqua mixing. Making purple, light red and light orange mixing. Making dark yellow, pink and light pink mixing. Making white, ...

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Chinese chickens

By Elizabeth (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

The Chinese chickens They’re fluffy and colourful They’re always sleeping! They’re always clucking Nyla, Evie and Ellie Are their real names.

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Midnight

By Josh (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

Midnight's body is man's best friend Midnight's soul is my best friend Imagination is what he gave me through his puppet hole Determination he made me feel Night, the dark ...

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Iris

By Lola (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

On a girl's birth day The iris flower blooms In the flower is a pigment of colour On that pigment of colour is the vibrant yellow pollen On that yellow ...

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Zebra Keyring

By Lola (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

My beaded keyring Memories from afar Have travelled near but far A hot dry place, lions give chase To an animal of stripes The beads of time Connect back and ...

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The tiny frame

By Nina (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

Six years ago, In a tiny frame, Our beautiful friendship, Is still the same, Piles and piles, Of happy smiles Best of friends, Always til the end

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Souvenir haiku

By Sarah (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

England and Paris Seeing unknown relatives Climbed the Eiffel Tower

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Fire

By Sophia (Year 6, Abbotsford Public School)

Red, orange, yellow The burnt smell spreads As the villagers dread The bare feet running As the fire starts coming The evacuation begins As the fire says its sins Trees ...

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