Odes to favorite colors

Students wrote odes to their favorite colors. Learn how they like about their favorite colors.

Mrs. O’Claire

third grade

Ode to Red

By Noel G.

I like red

red like an apple

red like a tomato

red like a ruby

red like an diamond

red like a car

red like a sweater

red like a ball

Ode to Blue

By Javier

I like blue.

Blue like my t-shirt.

Blue like my jacket.

Blue like my room.

Blue like the sky.

Blue as the water.

Blue like blueberries.

Blue like my bottle.

Blue like blue dots.

I Like Red & Green

By Jocelyn V.

Red like a rose

Green like Natalie

Red like a ruby gem

Green like grass

Red like an apple

Green like a frog

Red like a lady bug

Green like a grasshopper

Red like Mars

Green like a tree



“Writing poetry makes me feel like I can see myself, like I can see my reflection, but not in a mirror, in the world. I write and I know I can be reflected.”
-Oscar S.

“Writing poetry makes me feel free.”
-Buenda D.

“Writing poetry is like your best friend.”
-Jessica M.