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"Twistable, Turnable Man" Challenge

Enjoy reading Shel Silverstein's poem "Twistable, Turnable Man" from his book A Light in the Attic. If you'd like to listen to Shel Silverstein recite it, click here.


One of my favorite things to do with this poem is to see if I can read it quickly and correctly... all in one breath! So...

CHALLENGE #1: Click on the text of the poem above, and practice reading it. When you think you're ready, Think about challenging your teacher or your parents to a Twistable, Turnable All-In-One-Breath Battle!


CHALLENGE #2: Write your own Twistable, Turnable poem or story using lots of words with the -able ending. Locate all the words from the poem that end in -able, add others that you know, and write your own poem or story! 

Your version doesn't have to be about a twistable, turnable man; maybe you'll write about...