Bragging On My Students

Bragging On My Students

It is NATIONAL POETRY MONTH! I have challenged myself and my students to write a poem a day. I have also been reading one poem each day from Kwame Alexander’s book, Out of Wonder. We are also doing some book spine poetry, memorizing poetry, and blackout poems! It’s an amazing…
Poem #7 How-To Poem

Poem #7 How-To Poem

National Poetry Month Day 7: How-To Poem Inspired by Amy LV For this poem, I decided to focus on doing something I love, reading, and trying something I do not love, rhyming. I hope you enjoy! It was quite a challenge, but I did actually enjoy trying to rhyme my…
Poem #6 Free Verse

Poem #6 Free Verse

National Poetry Month Day 6: Free Verse Inspired by Amy LV I decided to write about teaching. There have been many posts and reports about teachers this week and it has made me realize several things. One is that I am lucky to have my job. I am so lucky.…
Day 3: Mask Poem

Day 3: Mask Poem

National Poetry Month Day 3: Mask (Persona) Poem Inspired by Amy LV This was the first poem I got to do with my students today! We have been out of school, but today we were back and I sat down with them to write. It was so peaceful and I…