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I Am Poems

Boy That Skateboards
by Joel Flores

I am a boy that likes science.
I am a boy who likes football.
I am the smallest in my family.
I am nine.
I am a son.
I am small.
I am short.
I am a boy who wants to be a scientist.
I am a boy who likes math.
I am a boy who likes water.
I am a boy who likes dogs.
I am a boy that skateboards.


by Maria Bautista

I am a girl that loves to play.
I am a student that pays attention.
I am a reader that loves to play baseball.
I am a sister that likes to sing.
I am a writer that can see well.
I am a scientist that does experiments.
I am fun like a playground.
I am funny like a clown.
I am a baby lover that has a baby sister.
I am a dog lover that had a dog.
I am a Mexican that speaks Spanish.
I am a party person that loves movies.
I am a cousin that loves to dance.
I am a person that studies for tests.
I am a friend that comforts other friends.
I am a very smart person that gets A’s and B’s.


by Steven Jimenez

I am creative.
I am smart.
I am a boy that likes stuff.
I am warm-blooded.
I am a dude that watches TV.
I am nine years old.
I am the second of my brothers.
I am a hard worker.
I am little.
I am a boy who rides his bike.
I am going to be ten years old.
I am good at swimming.
I am good at playing games.
I am alive!



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Poetry Club Poems

From February 24, 2014

Version I created to model for students while they were creating their own.

Version I created to model for students while they were creating their own.

Friend, lovable, calm, kind,
Sister of no one,
Animals, my family, my life.
Happy when I play with my cousin.
Proud of my dog, excited when 
     I play with my family.
My family, my dog, my life,
Helpful, playful, happy,
Chucky, blood suckers, Saw.
The Limbo, animals, Six Flags,
C., IL,

Happy, friendly, lovable, and kind,
Sister of Josselyn and Angelin.
Lover of sisters, animals, and soccer,
Who feels happy when she plays soccer, 
     Who feels helpful and always joy,
Who needs friends to be happy, who
     Needs family for life, and who needs
     Life to be happy. 
Who gives love to my family, who gives happiness, to
     People, and who is friendly.
Who fears when I go to haunted houses, 
     Who fears when my mom tries
     To hit me, and who fears when all
     The lights are off.
Who would like to see One Direction, who would like 
     To see happiness, and who would 
     Like to see kindness.
Resident of C.,

Friend, brother, fighter, and Chique,
Brother of Miguel Roberto.
Lover of rock, Rise Against, video games, 
     And sleeping.
The joy of sleeping, the fun in games, the 
     Power of Rise Against.
Things I need are a house, something to 
     Keep me going, and my family's love.
I give others respect, I give others who
     I am, and I give others headaches.
Things I fear are nighttime, being alone,
     And going home alone.
Things I would like to see is my motivation
     In person, bestest veins on Earth, and
     Finally seeing the collection of my favorite 
I am a resident of I.,

Friend, Musician, Artistic, Intelligent,
Sister of Leonora and Jose,
Lover of God, drums, and family,
Who needs God, love, and happiness.
Who feels excitement when playing drums, love with 
     family, joy when going to church.
Who gives joy, God's word, and love.
Who fears being alone, not having love, being forgotten.
Who would like to see people being nice to others,
     God, and people having love in their hearts.
Resident of C.,

Friend, cool, keyboard player, and soccer fan.
Little brother of Ruben, Taylor, Luz, and Julie.
Lover of video games, soccer, and dogs.
Who feels great when reading, scared when surprised, 
     And silly when writing.
Who needs games, school supplies, and clothes.
Who gives headaches, toys, and school stuff.
Who fears spiders, my sister, and scorpions.
Who would like to see my little sister, my dad, and my pet.
Resident of C.,

Intelligent, friendly, girl, and funny.
Sister of Yamila and Ricardo.
Lover of family, friend, and school.
Happy when smiling, busy when
     Working, and intelligent when learning.
Friends, family, and love.
Laughter, headaches, and naps.
Bad grades, my brother, and spiders.
Eifel Tower, China and the largest
     Building in the world.
C., I.,

Crazy, sleepy, artistic, and fighter,
Brother of Miguel, 
Games, writing, playing.
Joy when drawing, excited when writing, and glad for writing.
Phone, family, friends.
Dizzy, tired, relaxed.
Chucky, máma, la Llorona,
Grandpa, grandma, friends,

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