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Poetry Resources

These links will allow you to explore additional innovative teaching practices using poetry in the k-12 English/Language Arts classroom.


Poetry Links:

Poetry 180 -- Poet Laureate Billy Collins and the Library of Congress team up to offer up 180 different poems (one for every day of the instructional school year).


Fooling with Words -- The companion site for Bill Moyer's PBS project.


Favorite Poem Project -- Initially launched in 1997, this site invites readers and writers across the globe to explore, share, discuss, and read their favorite works.


Internet Poetry Archive -- Listen and watch as great poets read their work. Very interactive. A student favorite.


Poetic License -- An outlet for youth poetry resources and collaborative dialogue between educators. Focuses on performance poetry. Features a poet-to-poet program and related info.


Online Poetry Classroom -- A curriculum, resource, and text repository for students and teachers alike.

 

 

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