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Writing Poems

Writing Poems

  • Author: Peter Sansom
  • Publisher: Bloodaxe Books
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 127
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Drawing on his extensive experience of poetry workshops and courses, Peter Sansom shows would-be poets how to write better, how to write authentically, and how to say genuinely what is to be said. He illustrates his book with many useful examples, covering the areas of writing techniques and procedures and drafting.

Writing Poetry

Writing Poetry

  • Author: Shelley Tucker
  • Publisher: Good Year Books
  • ISBN: 1596470933
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 164
  • View: 2369
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Educational resource for teachers, parents and kids!

Writing Basics Series: Writing Poems

Writing Basics Series: Writing Poems

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Remedia Publications
  • ISBN: 9781596395121
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Today You are My Favorite Poet

Today You are My Favorite Poet

Writing Poems with Teenagers

  • Author: Geof Hewitt
  • Publisher: Boynton/Cook
  • ISBN: 9780867094527
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 129
  • View: 9698
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Today You Are My Favorite Poet is a refreshing look at the art of poetry writing. It is also a vigorous exploration of a variety of approaches-involving form, style, content, and attitude. Hewitt offers proven strategies for writing and revision, provides definitions of a variety of poetic forms, suggests more than thirty writing exercises, outlines a thirty-week poetry curriculum, and best of all, provides numerous models (most of them written by teenagers), all thoughtfully selected to instill confidence in both teacher and student.

Writing Poems

Writing Poems

  • Author: Benjamin Proudfit
  • Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
  • ISBN: 148241127X
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 24
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Creative writing is a good outlet for fantastical ideas, emotions, and comedy. It's also a great way to have readers practice their language arts skills in a fun way! Readers learn the different kinds of poems they can write and how to begin crafting one, including use of the descriptive language and proper word choice as outlined in the Common Core. Fact boxes add helpful tips and definitions to aid in choosing a poem's subject, rhyme, rhythm, and structure. Relatable examples and a colorful layout help readers use their imagination throughout the writing process, from brainstorming to revisi.

Children Writing Poems

Children Writing Poems

Poetic Voices in and out of School

  • Author: Janine Certo
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317690486
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 140
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This volume demonstrates how the social and instructional worlds that children inhabit influence their poetry writing and performances. Drawing on rich vignettes of students from different racial, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds, it describes and analyzes the work of eight to ten-year-old U.S. students involved in a month-long poetry unit. Children Writing Poems outlines the value of a ‘poetic-functional’ approach to help children convey a poem’s meaning and mood, and expresses the need for educators to scaffold children’s oral readings and performances over time.

The Discovery of Poetry

The Discovery of Poetry

A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

  • Author: Frances Mayes
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ISBN: 9780156007627
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 494
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The author of Under the Tuscan Sun shares her passion for poetry in an intriguing handbook that takes readers inside the art of reading and writing poems, discussing basic terminology and writing techniques that range from texture and sound to rhyme and repetition, accompanied by a thought-provoking selection of poems that demonstrate the art of poetry. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Reading and Writing Poetry with Teenagers

Reading and Writing Poetry with Teenagers

  • Author: Fredric Lown,Judith W. Steinbergh
  • Publisher: Walch Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780825127939
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 172
  • View: 3835
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This versatile volume combines examples of poetry from historical and contemporary masters with high school writing. Each chapter contains poems for reading aloud, poems for discussion, models for writing exercises, samples of student poems, and a bibliography for extended reading. Many teachers use Reading and Writing Poetry with Teenagers across disciplines. Writing exercises include: Animals as Symbols Family Portraits in Words Of War and Peace Writing Song Lyrics as an Expression of Social Protest

Making Your Own Days

Making Your Own Days

The Pleasures of Reading and Writing Poetry

  • Author: Kenneth Koch
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 0684824388
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 320
  • View: 2001
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Selections from the work of sixty-five poets, from Homer and Ovid to Frank O'Hara and John Ashberry, accompany a discussion of poetry, including meter, line division, rhyme, and poetic forms