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Teaching the Joy of Writing Poetry
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ISBN 13: 9781936700349
Maupin House Number: 226E
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For teachers of grades 3-8
A common sense approach to poetry writing with lots of classroom-proven strategies and activities that free you to fit poetry into just about any part of your day. Activities are adaptable through middle and even high school. Encourages creativity and teaches solid writer's craft techniques.
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Sample: Pre-Writing Activity 1
Sample: Writing Activity 7
“Margriet Ruurs offers teachers something practical and meaningful in this book that belongs on every professional bookshelf. I found her suggestions insightful and exciting, and there have been few books I’ve read for teachers that have brought those two words to mind.”–Steven L. Layne, author and professor of literacy education at Judson University
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