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Hooray! Hooray! It's New Year's Day

Hooray! Hooray! It's New Year's Day!
The day we start anew.
So this year I've decided
to become a kangaroo.

Or maybe I will learn to fly,
or how to walk through walls,
or how to turn invisible,
or surf on waterfalls.

I'll make myself elastic
and I'll teach myself to shrink.
I'll turn into a liquid
and I'll pour me down the sink.

I'll visit other planets
and meet aliens galore.
I'll travel to the distant past
and ride a dinosaur.

I've got so many wondrous plans.
I'm starting right away.
Yes, this will be the best year yet.
Hooray! It's New Year's Day!

--Kenn Nesbitt

 

Copyright © 2004 Kenn Nesbitt. All Rights Reserved.


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On Jan 9, 2014 TC from UK wrote:
Fantastic new years poem for kids! Printing it out for my daughter to take to her school as they're doing a lesson on New Years.
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On Jan 22, 2013 Joseph from France wrote:
I love this poem. It is so fancy... with my best wishes for 2013.
On Jan 13, 2013 drishti bansal from india wrote:
wow its awesome i want a poem for my holiday homework i was finding from 4 to 5 days but i didnt get a right poem but now i have got it thank you to the author of the poem

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