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  • Author:
    Kalli Dakos
  • ISBN:
    0803719280
  • ISBN13:
    978-0803719286
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  • Publisher:
    Dial; Library edition (September 1, 1996)
  • Pages:
    80 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Literature & Fiction
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Dakos has a lighthearted style and shows much warmth and understanding of her audience. As in the previous books, she doesn't poke fun at children or at teachers Bonk Bonk Bonkers!" But she comes.

Dakos has a lighthearted style and shows much warmth and understanding of her audience. Brunkus's black-and-white ink drawings reinforce the mood of the verses. Students will choose these poems for recitations and have fun reading them.

But this is a great book if you like to mix it up and read poetry.

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A collection of poems that reflect the varied, sometimes funny, sometimes serious activities and emotions of the school year. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china.

The Goof Who Invented Homework: and Other School Poems. Nobody knows classroom life the way best-selling author Kalli Dakos does. In this collection of thirty-six poems, the author moves through the school year to portray the ups and downs of typical school days with humor and empathy. From the lively fun of "My Lunch is Buzzing" and "Our Custodian's a Poet" to the poignancy of "Murder in the Fourth Grade" (an elegy to a departed class goldfish), these poems capture the spirit of elementary schools across the United States and Canada.

1996:The Goof Who Invented Homework and Other School Poems. 1998:Don't Read This Book, Whatever You Do! More Poems About School. Cole on an Onion Roll. 2002:The Bug in Teacher's Coffee and Other School Poems. 2004:Our Principal Promised to Kiss a Pig (with Alice Desmarteau). 2006:Put Your Eyes Up Here and Other School Poems. 2010:"I Heard You Twice the First Time". 2011:"A Funeral in The Bathroom".

lt;p In this book, Kalli Dakos has written thirty-six poems that reflect the humor and the angst found in every school, and among all school children. lt;p In this book, Kalli Dakos has written thirty-six poems that reflect the humor and the angst found in every school, and among all school children. Other Books You Might Like.

A collection of poems that reflect the varied, sometimes funny, sometimes serious activities and emotions of the school . The Bug in Teacher's Coffee: And Other School Poems (I Can Read Book 2). Kalli Dakos. Follow the leader (Clifford the big red dog). Our Principal Promised to Kiss a Pig.

The Goof Who Invented Homework and Other School Poems. Barkley’s School for Dogs (set of 3). Jones, Marcia Thorton & Debbie Dadey. The Courage of Sarah Noble. Fireboat: the Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey.

Kalli Dakos is the author of If You're Not Here, Please Raise Your Hand, The Goof Who Invented Homework, and many other collections of poetry .

Kalli Dakos is the author of If You're Not Here, Please Raise Your Hand, The Goof Who Invented Homework, and many other collections of poetry for children. Stop by to learn about his programs for schools and libraries, check out his schedule for upcoming concerts and events, read a few poems, and take a peek at his CDs and books.

An educator and poet, Kalli Dakos was born in 1950 in Ottawa, Canada and studied . The Goof Who Invented Homework and Other School Poems, illustrated by Denise Brunkus, Dial (New York, NY), 1996

An educator and poet, Kalli Dakos was born in 1950 in Ottawa, Canada and studied at institutions such as Queen’s College, the University of Nevada, th. Her books of poetry for children include If You’re Not Here, Please Raise Your Hand (1990), Don’t Read This Book, Whatever You Do! (1993), The Bug in Teacher’s Coffee (1999), Put Your Eyes Up Here and Other Schools Poems (2003), and A Funeral in the Bathroom (2011). The Goof Who Invented Homework and Other School Poems, illustrated by Denise Brunkus, Dial (New York, NY), 1996. Get out of the Alphabet, Number 2!

A collection of poems on classroom life moves throughout the year to portray the ups and downs of typical school days with such pieces as, "My Lunch Is Buzzing," "Our Custodian's a Poet," and "Murder in the Fourth Grade."