Compiled and Edited By Anne Craighead

Penn Forest Elementary School


Oh wiggly, squiggly, squirming worm,
Most brilliant of creatures under terra-firm,
Builder of tunnels exquisitely round
Creator of dirt so deliciously ground
Engineer-builder without college degree
You eat up your work--
and do it for free.

By Alan Ginsworm

Worm Poet's Corner

Did you know all this about worms?



This is your big chance to get down and dirty!  You will be following earthworms through their tunnels to discover how wonderful these slimy creatures really are.  These amazing earthworms are very helpful to humans.  Let's have some fun while we learn about our friend the earthworm!





Credit given to:

University of Illinois Extension Service

Patti Davis

Debbie McQuillan

Discovery Kids