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Best 1St Grade Poems

Below are the all-time best 1St Grade poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of 1st grade poems written by PoetrySoup members


I will be the stars

I will be the stars
The moon will be my mum
The sun will be my dad
The rain will be my brother

The wind will be my sister
The...

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Categories: 1st grade, beauty, bible,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Little Puff Puff and the Magic Castle- Part 2
Thus we follow little Puff Puff brave and true,
For the Castle of Magic was within her view…
She will journey far under the skies of blue,
When...

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Categories: 1st grade, character, children,
Form: Rhyme
Milestones
It rained the first day
It rained the last
Tears fell each time
It’s moving too fast

So many days in between 
Victories and regrets
A painfully beautiful time
Another giant...

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Categories: 1st grade, graduation, growth,
Form: Rhyme
The Dancing Tree
Long long ago in a lonely lovely hill
When earth was young, handsome and green
Besides the meadow near the curly winding flow
There stood a tree proudly...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Witch and the Tiger
The witch and the tiger sat on opposite sides of the moon,
Starring at each other, wondering who would eat whom

The witch was cagey, wily and...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member I Was A Sitting Duck
I was a sitting duck when the tide came in.
No idea it would go past my chin.
I struggled and I flopped.
I bucked and I hopped.
It...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
America, Oh America
AMERICA, OH AMERICA

America, oh America, the mother of Exiles,
Mighty woman with a torch,
Towers high as a top notch
Whose flame is the imprisoned fire
With conquering limbs...

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Categories: 1st grade, america, poetry,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Little Puff Puff and the Magic Castle- Part 1
In a wondrous world least never seen,
Hidden is the Lair of the Dragon Queen…
Protector of her Kingdom of jaded green,
Some would say she was rather...

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Categories: 1st grade, children, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
CREATION
JESUS CHRIST CAN ONLY BE WHO "GOD" SAYS HE IS.WHAT DO YOU THINK? FOR GOD SO LOVED THE WORLD THAT HE GAVE HIS ONLY BEGOTTEN...

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Categories: 12th grade, 1st grade,
Form: Prose
WIFE AND HUSBAND
How many winters,springs,and summers have I been yours? How many days:My Love have you've been mine?Time itself like a winged wind when it bends the...

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Categories: 11th grade, 1st grade,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Lickety Split
L ittle voices, rising in volume and pitch
I mploring teacher, begs all available aids to help pop 
C oats, hats, muffs, mitts, sweaters, gloves, socks,...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Acrostic
Flowers and Butterflies
Flowers and Butterflies when looked upon brightens the days and nights in our daily lives through our eyes. Flowers and Butterflies causes us to experience...

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Categories: 12th grade, 1st grade,
Form: Ballad
A letter
I wrote you a letter, 
and then another letter,
and another, and another,
until I wrote you a word. 

So I wrote you a word,
and then another...

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Categories: 1st grade, 7th grade,
Form: Free verse
My crazy creatures
MY CRAZY CREATURES

This rhyme's about creatures of various sorts.
Creatures with fangs, hairy bellies and warts.
They cause lots of mischief all day long.
Mum always blames me...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Grandad the superhero
Grandad The Superhero

My grandad was a superhero,
You would not think it true,
For now he’s old and very slow,
And he only wears one shoe.

He used to...

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Categories: 1st grade, child, grandfather,
Form: Rhyme
Farm Sense
Shotgun shells, fireworks, an empty casing,
Burnt gunpowder sensed with imagined smell,
Bring a smile as the mind begins onward racing,
Of times past and grand stories to...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Quintain (English)
The rest of me
The rest of me is categorized as others
Including "It", "him" and "her", they're me's peers 
The philosophers have said it rather smart 
That all "it",...

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Categories: 1st grade, humanity, image,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TEACH THE CHILDREN THE ALPHABET A Dedication to Child Advocate Poet Teacher Eve Roper
TEACH THE CHILDREN THE ALPHABET 
 A Dedication to Child Advocate Poet Teacher Eve Roper

It's up to us, the parents and other adults
What has happen...

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Categories: 1st grade, caregiving, children,
Form: Rhyme
When Joe Biden Was A Senator
Joe Biden was a "Senator and Vice-President of "The United States Of  America" who supports "Justice" and rejects "Injustice"!!!!!!!!Joe Biden as a "Senator" "Rejected"...

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Categories: 12th grade, 1st grade,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member A Simple Hamburger If You Please
Sure.
Ketchup.
Pickle
Horseradish too.

Mayo 
Lettuce?
That’s up to you.

Are your patties thin or thick?
Can I gobble one down right quick?

A touch of butter
A slab of bacon.

Please put them...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Free verse
HOLY BOOK DAY
WHAT COULD BRING PEOPLES OF THE WORLD CLOSER TOGETHER AS BROTHERS ANS SISTERS OF FAITH IN GOD THAN "A DAY" OF CELEBRATION WHERE WE 'ALL'...

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Categories: 12th grade, 1st grade,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Somethingsaurus
Fossilized pieces past discovery’s brink
made some people
think, think, think,

of giant plant eaters in an artist’s sketch,
how their necks would
stretch, stretch, stretch.

Meat eaters hungry and looking...

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Categories: 1st grade, children, history,
Form: Free verse
The Night I Met Santa's Reindeer
Sit with me by the fireplace…
I have a story to tell….
Of when I met all of Santa’s reindeer,
And I got to know them well.
Dasher was...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Blank verse
I'm your crazy wand
Forgetting you I'm not going anywhere now.
How will I stay away from you I'm your crazy wand.
Never mind,I am the only place of
my heart away...

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Categories: 1st grade, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: I do not know?
I walk the night
         
Time for this girl to cuddle up bed..
But of course after two, I sleep like dead.

I...

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Categories: 1st grade, angel, anxiety,
Form: Couplet