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The Happy Banana

Green banana smiles.
Green banana swings
High up in the trees
Where all the monkeys sing.

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Green banana smiles
When green banana’s plucked.
He’s going on a trip,
He’s riding on a truck.

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Green banana smiles.
He is turning colors now.
Isn’t this just great?
Yellow banana, wow!

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Yellow banana smiles
In the grocery store.
People like bananas.
They’re coming back for more.

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Yellow banana smiles
Inside a grocery sack.
Then he’s in a kitchen
Hanging on a rack.

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Yellow banana smiles
He’s getting lots of spots.
He’s looking like a cheetah
With all of those brown dots.

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Spotted banana smiles
His skin is almost brown.
Apple says, “You’re getting old,”
But banana doesn’t frown.

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Brown banana smiles.
He’s taking off his clothes.
With butter, flour, and sugar,
In a bowl he goes.

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Brown banana smiles.
Now he’s in the batter.
Can’t see him anymore,
But that really doesn’t matter.

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Banana bread smiles.
He’s happy as can be.
“Cut yourself a slice,”
“Come try a piece of me!”

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FAZ Reading Level Detail

Lexile Score 380
Word Count 153
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