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What a Day It Was at School

What a Day It Was at School

by Jack Prelutsky Illustrated by Doug Cushman
Through 17 silly poems, Prelutsky shares his hilarious views and the triumphs everyone has experienced at school, from science projects gone awry to field trips and dreaded fractions.
Ages
6, 7, 8, 9
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 4
Lexile Measure
NP
DRA
24
Guided Reading
M
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Poetry, Songs, Verse

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Jack Prelutsky Though Jack Prelutsky once believed poetry was the literary equivalent of liver ("I was told that it was good for me, but I wasn't convinced"), his verse has been turning children into poetry lovers for years.
Doug Cushman

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