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Posts Tagged: Marlborough School

‘The Game of Hide and Seek’ by Miriam, Age 8 Years

Once upon a time there was a cat called Sylvester. Sylvester was very cheeky sometimes, especially in this story. Sylvester had a sensible owner, which is just the opposite of him. Sylvester’s owner was called Chloe. Chloe had long, dark hair and clear blue eyes. Sylvester was black-and-white, with grass green eyes. One day, just… Read more »

‘Tall Ships’ by Harry, Age 8 Years

I love the tall ships, The excitement, the atmosphere, the noise, is like none other. Fireworks crackle and bang as they fly into the sky. Startled, small animals jump into bushes and climb up trees, trying to get away from the noise. I love the tall ships, The smells, the fireworks and best of all,… Read more »

‘Tall Ships’ by Sofia, Age 8 Years

Tall ships Alone just Lying there so Lonely I can Smell the lushest food ever Here I am watching them in the harbour I am also watching very noisy Pets. They are plucking their whiskers and biting their nails.

‘The Regatta’ by Jacob, Age 8 Years

The people waving their arms Aeroplanes landing on the sea Lost planes with bad pilots Lost kids crying Ships racing in the wind Happy people laughing If you see People jumping off masts Ships sailing away.

‘Tall Ships’ by Xavier, Age 8 Years

The crackle of fireworks banging, Ants getting headaches from all the noise, Laughter from sailors who are telling each other jokes, Licking dogs trying to beg food from the pasty shop, Sleepy sailors in the middle of the night, Hailing: water turning white, lIt fires by sailors who are cold, Proud captains by their tall… Read more »

‘Tall Ships’ by Luke, Age 8 Years

Tall ships honk honk All the people talk talk Lunch chomp chomp Lovely fireworks in the sky bang bang Ships flags flap flap Horns honk honk I saw the fireworks with my eye People happy watching the display Singing choirs entertain

‘The Sea Story’ by Leon, Age 8 Years

One day there was a person called Ross. He was going for his daily walk and he found a hurt rat. He took it home and took care of it. He named the rat Scally. Scally was very dirty so Ross cleaned Scally. When Scally got out she yawned so Ross made a bed for… Read more »

‘Tall Ships’ by Jay, Age 8 Years

The sound of the most amazing fireworks A giant crown of cheering people Lovely smells of barbecues cooking Like nothing you have ever smelt Super cool sailors standing on sails Happy people all around you Impossible to count everyone Praying it will never end Sailing out of Falmouth.

‘Tilly and Bob’ by Emily Ra, Age 8 Years

Tilly is young and she is twenty-four. Tilly has a dog called Dave. They were in town. When then got there Dave the dog disappeared. Dave smelt a hot dog and he ran to find it on a tall ship. Tilly was worried because Dave was gone. She went around town hunting for him. She… Read more »

‘Tall Ship’ by Izzy, Age 8 Years

The sails flap flap All the sailors singing tall ship songs Laughing and cheering Loving the fireworks and seeing the flags Sailors chatting and talking High sails blowing about in the wind I really love it and it is very loud Pretty fireworks exploding Surprise boat horns going off



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