My Robot Does My Homework

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From the book My Hippo Has the Hiccups

My robot does my homework.
He helps me every night.
The trouble is he doesn’t get
too many answers right.

He’d probably do better
at homework but, you see,
I built him, so he only knows
the things he learned from me.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 3

Topics: School Poems, Science and Technology Poems

Poetic Techniques: Descriptive Poems, Irony

 


From the Book My Hippo Has the Hiccups


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