When the Teacher Isn't Looking: And Other Funny School Poemsby Kenn Nesbitt, Mike Gordon
When the Teacher Isn’t Looking contains 46 hilarious poems about school, covering everything from homework and tests to school lunches and detention. Over 1,000 elementary school students have tested the poems in this book to be sure that only the most hilarious ones are included.
Meet the Author
Kenn Nesbitt wrote his first children's poem, "Scrawny, Tawny Skinner," in 1994, inspired by having dinner with a friend whose four-year-old daughter did everything she could to get out of eating her dinner! Since then, Kenn has written five books of humorous children's poetry. His poems have been included in many anthologies of humorous children's poetry, including If Kids Ruled the School and No More Homework! No More Tests!, on audio CDs and in textbooks. His poems have also been featured on the TV show Jack Hanna's Wildlife Adventures on The Family Channel. His website Poetry4kids.com is the number 2 website for children's poetry. Kenn lives in Spokane, WA with his wife and two children.
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I think the book when the teacher isn't looking is a great poetry book. The book has Manny poems that are funny/humorous such as 'sharpen,sharpen,sharpen' , and 'Ancient Romans, Ancient Greeks. The book doesn't have only funny poem it has some poems that Manny children can relate to such as 'Last Nights Nightmares' and 'Rest in Peas'. I would recommend this book to anyone who like's Poetry, Reading, and humor