Poem – What is Pink?

What is pink? A rose is pink By the fountain’s brink. What is red? A poppy’s red In its barley bed. What is blue? The sky is blue Where the clouds float through. What is white? A swan is white Sailing in the light. What is yellow? Pears are yellow, Rich and ripe and mellow.…

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Poem – The Language of Cat

Teach me the language of Cat; the slow-motion blink, that crystal stare, a tight-lipped purr and a wide-mouthed hiss. Let me walk with a saunter, nose in the air. Teach my ears the way to ignore names that I’m called. May they only twitch to the distant shake of a boxful of biscuits, the clink…

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Poem – The Quangle Wangle’s Hat

On the top of the Crumpetty Tree The Quangle Wangle sat, But his face you could not see, On account of his Beaver Hat. For his Hat was a hundred and two feet wide, With ribbons and bibbons on every side And bells, and buttons, and loops, and lace, So that nobody ever could see…

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Poem – It Was Long Ago

I’ll tell you, shall I, something I remember? Something that still means a great deal to me. It was long ago. A dusty road in summer I remember, A mountain, and an old house, and a tree That stood, you know, Behind the house. An old woman I remember In a red shawl with a…

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Poem – Tell me, tell me, Sarah Jane

Tell me, tell me, Sarah Jane, Tell me, dearest daughter, Why are you holding in your hand A thimbleful of water? Why do you hold it to your eye And gaze both late and soon From early morning light until The rising of the moon? Mother, I hear the mermaids cry, I hear the mermen…

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Poem – The Tyger

Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies. Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare he aspire? What the hand dare seize the fire? And what shoulder, and what art, Could twist the sinews…

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Must Read Primary Books

Looking for the top 100 Primary School Books that children should read? The TES and the National Association for the Teaching of English ran a survey to find teachers’ top 100 fiction books all children should read before leaving primary school. Here are the results. Top 100 BooksBooks 1 to 20 Books 1 to 20…

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What is MyAssemblyTube About?

This website is a sister site to AssemblyTube.com and is run by the same people. The focus of myAssemblyTube is student Assemblies. Very often tutor groups are asked to deliver an Assembly that they have created. MyAssemblyTube is here to help you deliver a student Assembly. We hope students will ask questions and share ideas.…

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