The Life of Gary the Turtle

St Oliver Plunkett National School, The Quay, Ballina, 4th Class, 21 March 2017

This is a story about Gary the turtle, but he was no ordinary turtle.

Gary the turtle woke up with a start. “Oh no, I’m late for work again!”

Before he went to work, Gary needed to go down to the rock pool to catch some shrimp for breakfast.

As Gary was eating his breakfast, along came his best friend, Marshmallow the unicorn.

“Hi Gary! Did you oversleep again?” asked Marshmallow.

Gary replied, “Indeed, the usual. I was up late last night at the rock pool having supper...”