Here are twenty-four hilarious poems about school, where all kinds of unexpected things happen. From an unusual pledge of allegiance and jungle gym gossip to recess rules and the rules of addition, Carol Diggory Shields captures the experiences of schoolgoers with wit and verve. This rollicking collection is sure to keep readers laughing until summer vacation. ?A frisky collection….Kids will greet Athe poems? with enthusiasm.? ?School Library JournalCarol Diggory Shields and Paul Meisel also collaborated on I Am Really a Princess (Dutton and Puffin) and I Wish My Brother Was a Dog (Dutton). Carol Diggory Shields lives in Salinas, California. Paul Meisel lives in Newtown, Connecticut.
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About Carol Diggory Shields
Carol Diggory-Shields is the author of many works for children including the poetry books Lunch Money, Almost Late to School, and After the Bell Rings. She currently works as a children’s librarian and previously worked with children as a recreational therapist. She… More about Carol Diggory Shields
Published by Puffin Books Aug 01, 1998| 40 Pages| 8-3/8 x 10-1/4| 3-7 years| ISBN 9780140558906