Grade 2 Reading Lesson 5 Poetry – Cat In The Dark

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John Agrad, the poet sneaks into his kitchen late at night. This is when he sees his cat’s green eyes glowing in the dark, and mistakes his cat for a ghost. That cat scared him. Will this poem scare you?
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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry – Silver

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Night is scary. It is dark and as silent as the land of the dead. There are no colours, only shapes. Not a single movement can be seen. But Water De La Mare doesn’t seem to agree. Find out what his opinions are through this poem of his, Silver.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry – Shut The Door

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This is a very amusing poem about Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore. There’s one habit of Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore that tires everyone around him. No matter how much they tell him, or beg him, or spank him, he doesn’t seem to improve his habit. Let us find out about Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore in this poem, Shut the Door by William Brighty Rands.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – Limericks

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There once was a man from the sticks
Who liked to compose limericks.
But he failed at the sport,
For he wrote ’em too short.
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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 4 Poetry – To The Farm

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Have you ever been to a farm? Well, I have. And how much I enjoyed! I chased the ducklings all over the farm, and rode on horses. I fed the cows and collected the eggs. I watched the donkeys work and the fishes swim. Have you been to a farm? Has the poet been to a farm? Find out from this poem.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 5 Poetry – Leisure

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Leisure, by W.H. Davies, is a simple yet beautiful and thought provoking poem where the poet wonders whether it is worth leading a life which provides one with no time for leisure.
When I am now engaged in a mobile telephone conversation while walking along countryside, I think of Davies and end that call. See if this poem inspires you to give some more thought to your surroundings, and feel for its beauty during your free time.

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