Poetry

We will read a lot of poetry, especially during our Free Verse unit. We will read from a wide variety of poets including student and professional work.

Mrs. Shaffner's Poetry Links on Delicious

Amazing Middle School Poetry Quest (Kristine O'Connell George)
Poetry Thinks (Kristine O'Connell George)
Magnetic Poetry
Interactive Concrete Poetry
Magnetic Poetry at Shadow Poetry
Magnetic Poetry at Shocked Poetry
Write a Riddle Poem
The Poetry Foundation: Find Poems and Poets; Discover Poetry
Poets.org
PBS Poetry Series
Fooling with Words Series
Minnesota Everyday Poems for City Sidewalks in St. Paul
Poetry 180
Favorite Poem Project Videos
Giggle Poetry: Funny Poems for Kids
Shel Silverstein's Site!
Poetry 4 Kids
Tagxedo (Make cool word clouds)
Concrete Poetry at Word Mosaic
Interactive Poem Creation at JogLab
Teen Ink: Poems Written by Teens
Poetry Everywhere
Urban Word NYC (Teen Spoken Word)
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