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Poems about science by children

Mystery Kenning

Colourful – potions
Healing – lotions
Nuclear – explosions
Sandstone – erosions
Orbiting – worlds
Boys – versus – girls
Fossil – finders
Puzzle – unwinders
Volcanic – formations
A1 off – sensation
Dinosaur – bones
Crystal filled – stones
Mad – professors
History – guessers
Crime – uncoverers
D.N.A. – lovers
Chemistry – needers
Information – feeders.

Alice Eade
Wells-next-the-Sea Primary and Nursery School, Year 6
From  “A New Planet” – A selection of poems written by children in North Norfolk.  Poetry-next-the Sea 2008.

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