It was frantic at the front and chaos at the back
Madness rules in the middle of the pack
Anarchy and mayhem, everybody daft
On our school photograph
Pens are in ears, pencils up noses
Nobody is sitting in serious poses
If you think the kids look bad – you should see the staff
In our school photograph
Friends and bullies, first day and last day, school dinners and dinner ladies, playtime and staffroom stowaways, not forgetting the GIANT supply teacher… This book is all about YOUR school, so open the door and enter the Crazy Classrooms!
Fifty fantastic poems about school from one of the UK’s top performance poets.
PAUL COOKSON has worked with The National Football Museum as their official Poet in Residence since 2004. He has also worked with Liverpool Libraries as Poet For The Everton Collection and his football poems have featured on Match of The Day and various national radio stations. Paul has over 40 titles to his name and his poems have appeared in over two hundred collections. He spends most of his time visiting schools and festivals, performing his work and leading workshops. He lives in Retford, Nottinghamshire.