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20 Fun Poetry Projects Your Students Will LOVE!

Posted by Kristen Bowers on Mar 25, 2012 5:46:13 AM

To celebrate National Poetry Month (in April), I thought I would share some fun poetry ideas to get those creative juices flowing! Last year at this time, I posted Thirty Poetry Project Ideas for National Poetry Month, so this year, I thought I would introduce some poetry ideas you may never have tried – or even heard of!

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Topics: creative writing, national poetry month, poems, Poetry, teaching poetry, teaching tips, world poetry day, Writing, writing poetry, writing tips

30 Poetry Project Ideas for Any Time of the Year!

Posted by Kristen Bowers on Apr 1, 2011 2:54:14 PM

Years ago, while sifting through paperwork I happened upon my old “Poem Report,” dated May 24, 1989!  While the memories of working so hard to perfect my original poetry (not to mention my handwriting, since I didn’t own a computer then) came flooding back, I was able to flip through the pages with different eyes at that time—the eyes of a new teacher.  I was blessed to have so many great teachers, and although I never could remember which teacher assigned the Poem Report, I was finally able to honor her by assigning my students their own project to explore great poetry and discover their own inner poet.

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Topics: creative writing, national poetry month, poetry, poetry ideas, poetry projects, Poetry, teaching poetry, Writing, writing tips

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