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Hi can anyone help? Has anyone go the text for the above poem School Kid's Rap - just starting performance poetry and have heard this is a good one that the children enjoy but can't find the text anywhere!
You can listen to John Foster reciting it here. RHS of page.
brill listened to it over and over and have written it down - cheers for your help
Also been looking for the text of this poem...I don't suppose there is anyway you would be able to send it to me is there?
Thanks in advance!
Hello, like you I have been looking for the poem.
here it is:
School Kid’s Rap by John Foster
Miss was at the blackboard writing with her chalk
When suddenly she stopped in the middle of her talk
She snapped her fingers, snap! snap! snap!
Pay attention children and I’ll teach you how to rap.
She picked up her a pencil, she started to tap,
All together children, now clap! clap! clap!
Just get the rhythm, just get the beat
Drum it with your fingers, stamp it with your feet.
That’s right children, keep in time,
Now we got the rhythm, all we need is the rhyme
This school is cool, Miss Grace is ace,
Strut your stuff with a smile on your face.
Snap those fingers, tap those toes,
Do it like they do on the video shows,
Flap it! Slap It! Clap! Snap! Clap
Let’s all do the schoolkids’ rap!
Thanks to John Foster for a really enjoyable poem.
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