What the Teachers Saw at Recess
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Mr. D. saw Esau seesaw.
That’s what Mr. D. said he saw.
Mrs. C. saw Mr. D. see
Esau seesaw. That’s what she saw.
We saw Esau see C. see D.
He saw C. saw D. saw Esau.
Mr. E. was out to sea, so
it’s a mystery what he saw.
— Kenn Nesbitt
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Reading Level: Grade 2
Topics: School Poems, Wordplay
From the book When the Teacher Isn't Looking
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