I’m Practicing Telepathy

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From the book When the Teacher Isn't Looking

I’m practicing telepathy.
I’m learning ESP.
I’m getting mental images
like pictures on TV.

I thought I’d pick your brain a bit.
I thought I’d read your mind,
to get the answers to this test,
but now I’m in a bind.

I probed your thoughts and consciousness,
and now I guarantee,
we both are gonna flunk
because you’re copying from me.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 4

Topics: School Poems, Science and Technology Poems


From the Book When the Teacher Isn't Looking

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