Tag: Poetry

9oetry for 9rotest
By February 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

9oetry for 9rotest

How does grade 9 make their poetry analysis visible? FINAL TABLE https://docs.google.com/a/jwaonline.com/document/d/1nd7tYkgJXRF15FmyGyZ6qXg-z-jP4k3VIVOXAF7n8Mc/edit?usp=sharing Checking out our videos on PhotoPeach After you have watched each team’s work, pick the video which you think BEST illustrates collaboration.  Post the video to your blog, and comment in 50-75 words WHY you think it does so.  Getting ready to hit Keep reading…

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Comedy and Poetry
By January 16, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Comedy and Poetry

What does a comedian have in common with a poet? (that isn’t the beginning of a joke…but it is the beginning of a learning experience). Click here to begin your journey into Seinfeldian Poetry.

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Poetree Winners to be announced….in 2013
By December 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Poetree Winners to be announced….in 2013

Happy Holidays!  We will announce the winners of the 1st Annual Poetree-off in January!

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Why we need Literature:  a semester break project
By December 11, 2012 2 Comments Read More →

Why we need Literature: a semester break project

    Due when we return: 1) You may work in teams of 2-3 students on creating your ‘remix’ presentation of ‘why we need Literature.’  You are invited to create your own reasons on why/how it matters.  You may create a video or a Google Presentation.  You must put forward a minimum of three ideas Keep reading…

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Let the Poetree-ing Begin!
By December 10, 2012 5 Comments Read More →

Let the Poetree-ing Begin!

1st Annual Poetree-off Teams of 3-4 students Design a tree MADE of poetry (yours or someone elses) Have it ready for our judges by Friday! Who is on your team? Whose poetry will you use? What is your concept? Need some inspiration?  Click here.

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“Creativity is Subtraction,” Austin Kleon
By December 5, 2012 3 Comments Read More →

“Creativity is Subtraction,” Austin Kleon

Let’s enter into the world of newspaper blackout through this link here. Understand how to make a newspaper blackout poem? Great, let’s get started.  You’ll be sharing and submitting your poem by the end of this week (Friday). If you would like, you can work in a pair.  Please no groups larger than two. Interested Keep reading…

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