The Frog Didn’t Fly

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The frog didn’t fly
and as much as he’d try
he could never come close as he hopped.
The reason, I’ve heard,
is his parents were birds
who’d decided they ought to adopt.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 2

Topics: Animal Poems, Poems about Friends and Family

Poetic Techniques: Rhyme Schemes


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