Monday, September 12, 2016

Colour poem

Colour Poem

WALT to use descriptive language to help create an image (picture) in our reader's head

Success Criteria
  • Use adjectives to describe the noun
  • Use adverbs to describe the verb (describe how the action is happening)
  • Use a range of verbs to explain what is happening
  • Use a range of nouns that help us identify with a colour


Black is the Colour of…….

  • A wicked witch zooming dangerously from castle to castle in search of potions
  • A lazy cat waiting patiently by the roaring fire for its night-time feed
  • A  majestic panther stalking its prey tactfully through the dense forest
  • A piece of licorice inviting me to sneak it from the brightly coloured box

Red is the colour of ……..

  • Slippery lipstick running down my face
  • A bright red Ferrari zooming fast in the race
  • Blood running down my foot, puddling on the ground
  • A rotten strawberry smelling like cheese
  • The sweet juicy raspberry dripping  from my mouth as I bite into it
  • A juicy watermelon inviting me to chomp on it
  • The courageous vampire biting into a man’s fresh skin squirting blood

Green is the colour of ……..

A Neon green Lambo Racing furiously down the street
Green Grass Flowing rapidly on the Football Field
A Green Nike Football Rolling swiftly into the goal
Green Leaves Flying majestically through the wind
A watermelon Exploding literally like a volcano



  1. great work Rory i like the nouns and the other learning parts that you have learnt into your colour poem well done

  2. Good job Rory well done on your color poem!!!

  3. Thats an awesome poem Rory i like the nike ball part and the watermelon part.

  4. I like your color poem rory.from whetu

  5. Nice work Rory and keep up the good job and i like you when you said A watermelon Exploding literally like a volcano