Sound Poems @ Darwin

We had so much fun exploring different sounds and how we can put them in poetry at Darwin this week! Here are this week’s featured poets!

Ms. Garcia, 2nd grade, Spanish


El Parque
Miliany C.

yo escucho niños yay y
perros wuf wuf y pajarritos tweet
y come pana dig dog. Casa yo
escucho gritos haaaaa y
palomitas pum pum y rocidos
zzzz y frijoles plup plup
la noche yo escucho saltos
pog pog

I hear kids yay and
dogs wuf wuf and birds tweet
and eating bread dig dog. At home, I
hear screams haaaa and
popcorn pum pum and sounds
zzzzzz and beans plup plup
at night, i hear jumping
pog pog

Sofia R.

I hear the bell dingdong. I hear the
kids screaming yea yes! I hear the dog
barking bark! bark! I hear my mom
and my dad at home bla bla. I
hear my friends Help aaah. I hear
my Baby Brother wawa! I hear my
brother playing fornight. I hear snow
outside. I hear friends outside
playing yea I hear my mom need Help
Help. I hear my mom reading a book
I hear someone outside needing help.
I hear water from the sink I
hear my own water

Cosas que escucho
Delilah R.

1. En la escuela escucho niños yay yay
2. En la casa escucho mi pajaros toit toit toit
3. En la parque escucho niños gritando ha ha ha
4. En mi casa de mi abuelos escucho mi abuela cosinando sins sins sins
5. afuera escucho arboles fish fish fish
6. los gatos asen meow meow meow
7. en el biblioteca escucho sh sh sh

1. At school, I hear kids going yay yay
2. At home, I hear birds going tweet tweet tweet
3. At the park, I hear kids screaming ha ha ha
4. At my grandparents’ home, I hear my grandma sleeping sins sins sins
5. Outside, I hear trees fish fish fish
6. Cats go meow meow meow
7. At the library, I hear sh sh sh

& one more with special drawings!

Ms. Garcia, 2nd grade, English

U’Aniya B.
1. I hear paying for toys at the mall
2. I hear beeping everywhere
3. I hear anmols at the zoo
4. I hear pepol talking dow tow
5. I can hear my Dog rof rof
6. I heard a cat fighting
7. I hear my mom is going to the mall
8. I hear the cats
9. I hear the dogs

The Park
Emma R.

I hear too much noise at the park
I hear noise at the zoo
I hear too much noise at my table
I hear too much noise at my home
I hear too much noise at
florida alligators
sound like garbage truck
I hear to much noise at the city beep

Jaylene R.

I hear at the waterpark
the water and people talking like
which slide they want to
go to first or next or last
that is what i hear at a waterpark. And it gives
me a headache But at
the waterpark, i have so
much fun! And people talk
so so so much and screaming



“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.