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Children's poems on The Crossing

Masterton children are celebrating Poetry Day by writing poems around Michelle O'Connell's book "The Crossing".


Children at Douglas Park School, Fernridge School, Lakeview School, Lansdowne Kindergarten and West Kindergarten have written poems based on Michelle O'Connell's book, The Crossing, and the experience of marching over the Rimutaka Hills as a WW1 soldiers.


All welcome to attend Poetry Day and hear the students read their work.


Come and see the work in the children's section of the Masterton Library.


The picture above shows children's The Crossing poems at the library.


Details are as follows:

The Crossing Poetry Project, National Poetry Day, 4pm, Friday 26th August,

Masterton District Library.

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