Funny Poems for Kids

Poetry For Kids

Sometimes children with their fresh eyes looking at the world may be able to see that which an adults eyes pass over. There are many sayings to express this sentiment. One is, "out of the mouths of babes", another coined by a television show is, "kids say the darndest things". We recognize that as adults we have become jaded. We may miss hilarious ironies about the world that our children have to point out to us. If I had to take a guess, I would say that children are in the world for just this purpose.

Poems For Children


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Poem About Teachers Being Human
  • By Emma Briody
  • Published: May 5, 2014
Today The Teacher Farted

Today the teacher farted,
It was an awful smell.
It was just like a rotting egg,
Straight from the depths of Hell!...

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ha ha love it. I'm doing it for speech assembly awesome!

Poem About An Ordinary Back Garden Through The Eyes Of A Child
  • By Samantha Levesley
  • Published: September 7, 2014
A Noble Quest

You go to your back garden, as you want something to do.
And a world of wild adventure is staring back at you
It's not a place that mum and dad know sits behind your home
But you see things they can't see if you're prepared to comb...

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Poem About Excuses For Not Going to School
  • By Abbie
  • Published: May 5, 2014
I'm Sick

I cannot go to school today
said little Peggy Ann Makey.
my glasses broke
I think I'm going to choke

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This poem is one of the most hilarious ones I've ever heard! :)(:

Pet Port A Potty

I took a walk in the city today
to try to pass the time away.
Saw lots of people walking too
stepped right in a pile of doggy doo....

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Nice poem, very inspiring for kids. Thanks.


Funny Poem About Sneezing During a Read Aloud
  • By Emmanuel Perez
  • Published: May 8, 2014
Little Boy Blue

Please cover your nose.
You sneezed on Miss Muffet
and ruined her clothes.
You sprayed Mother Hubbard...

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  • By Samiya Vallee
  • Published: September 3, 2014
My Next Door Neighbor Is A Witch

My next door neighbor is a witch,
And she lives way down in a ditch.
Her clothing is a little strange,
because she never wants to change....

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I REALLY GOT SCARED OMG but YES this poem is really so so so funny.

  • By Jodee Samano
  • Published: September 2008
A Worm In My Pocket

One rainy day on my way home from school,
I found a big worm and thought it was cool.

I picked up the worm with my bare hand,...

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I think worms are weird but I still like them it's not like I would kill one because I found it.


Short Funny Poem For Kids
  • By Taylor Russell
  • Published: October 2011
Glow Worm

Oh I wish I was a glow worm,
for a glow worm's never glum,
'cause how can you be grumpy,
when the sun shines out your bum...

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Yucky Chucky Tucker

Yucky Chucky Tucker was smelly as can be,
he never took a bath and hardly ever brushed his teeth.
Everywhere he went he left an odor in the air,
and Yucky Chucky Tucker never combed his hair....

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  • By Chazz
  • Published: October 2011
Who Am I?

Who am I?
I am a surprise
I don't have eyes
I'm wrapped in plastic ...

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I am kind of sure this poem is about M&Ms :)

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