John the Word Fighter & Lyla the Invisible Girl

St Thomas Senior National School, Jobstown, 4th Class, 12 May 2016

Far, far away in a different dimension, there was a land called Wordtopia.

John the Word Fighter was training in the boxing arena.

There were loads of different letters in the ring and he had to fix them around to make sentences.

John bumped into something that he couldn’t see.

A voice said, “Watch out!”

John was surprised. “Who’s there?”

“I’m Lyla,” the voice said.

“Why can’t I see you?” asked John. 

“Because I’m invisible!” said Lyla.

John and Lyla became friends and John taught her how to fight words. They were a team.

One evening, John was at home with Lyla. John’s mother walked into the room. John fell off the couch because he was terrified of his mother.

“Remember - keep quiet!” John said to Lyla.

John’s mother sat down on the couch. She sat down on Lyla. 

“Hey, get off me!” screamed Lyla.

“What is going on here?” John’s mother shouted...