This teaching pack is perfect for your class on different kinds of poetry free verse. Featuring a PowerPoint, two versions of our free verse poster, a planning sheet and the poem 'The Magic Box' by Kit Wright, this pack is a sure fire way to get your children actively participating during class! We feel like we've gone a long way towards achieving this goal but we are always looking to improve, so if there's something you feel we can help you with or if you'd like to offer some feedback then please get in touch. Videos of poets reading and discussing their work, segments on poetry and contemporary culture, poet profiles, and teaching tips. General Poetry Sites Poems, poet biographies, interviews, recordings, and essays. Members of the Wick Outreach Program provide writing workshops, discussion groups, and professional development to a variety of communities throughout northeast Ohio. Our focus will be on modern poetry, in English and in translation.
Audiovisual archives Audio archive of emerging poets reading and in conversation. A visualization system for exploring the sonic topology of a poem. . Engages individuals and communities in the transformative power of poetry. A fantastic resource, useful to support independent writing tasks that you may set for your children in this topic.
Individual poems and a selection of book-length collections, including anthologies. Anthology features one new contemporary poem each day, selected from current journals and books. A fantastic resource, useful to support independent writing tasks that you may set for your children in this topic. Information on literary movements and definitions, writing assignments, and historical perspectives. Includes a glossary, timeline, and selection of criticism.
Lesson plans based on the Favorite Poem Project, emphasizing reading and appreciation. Featuring a PowerPoint, two versions of our free verse poster, a planning sheet and the poem 'The Magic Box' by Kit Wright, this pack is a sure fire way to get your children actively participating during class! The Writing University Open Courses Taught by Christopher Merrill and Mary Hickman, the University of Iowa An interactive course that presents a curated collection of short, intimate talks on craft by two dozen contemporary poets writing in English. Poets House seeks to document the wealth and diversity of modern poetry, to stimulate dialogue on issues of poetry in culture, and to cultivate a wider audience for poetry. Open Yale Courses Taught by Langdon Hammer, professor of English at Yale University This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques and concerns. This resource is available in , , , and. Digitized recordings of past readings, panels, and discussions from the Key West Literary Seminar. Whitman, Dickinson, and American culture; provides links to thematically based sites with text and discussion questions.
It will also be available for download on the website within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a main resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above. Full texts of out-of-print volumes of contemporary poetry. Collection of poetry from Old English to the present day. Calendar and archives of long-running Seattle lecture series; contains information on Writers-in-the-Schools and Wednesday University programs. When Laura Ranger was a child she wrote poems she is now an adult! I've taken a look at and it appears to download properly for me here. Promotes poetic literacy and sustains, enriches, and advances a diverse literary culture. Largest collection of poetry audio files on the Internet; includes readings, conversations, and lectures in downloadable mp3 format.
Official site of annual Dodge Poetry Festival; contains overview of Poetry-in-the-Schools program and information for teachers, poets, and students. Gateway for sites and resources related to innovative poetry. Suggest a new version of this resource Michaela. You are permitted to print, display, alter, transform or add to the digital version of the resource as long as it is not for commercial purposes. This course is based on a conviction that the more you know about an art, the more pleasure you will find in it. Teacher-specific resources Extensive range of free poetry resources for teachers.
Use it as a starting point to write one of your own. Cultivates, teaches, and celebrates poetry that bears witness to injustice and provokes social change. This resource is available in , , , , and. International poets searchable by country or name. Hosts festivals, readings, workshops, and offers programming for youth. A large poetry library, reading space, and living archive, founded to maintain and cherish the spirit of poetry.
Udemy Taught by Margaret Soltan, associate professor at George Washington University This course will attempt to define the genre of poetry, to discuss its particular attributes and difficulties, and to isolate the sorts of truths that poetry seems best at conveying. Poems, biographies, and critical essays. A comfortable, accessible place for poetry in downtown Manhattan, offering a library and meeting place, and events and readings. Developed at the University of Utah as part of an ongoing, highly exploratory collaboration between data visualization experts, poets, and poetry scholars. She wrote really good poems that lots of people loved.
The literary initiative at Notre Dame's Institute for Latino Studies, which seeks to enhance the visibility, appreciation, and study of Latino literature both on and off the campus. We begin with Puritan poets—some orthodox, some rebel spirits—who wrote and lived in early New England. A variety of lesson plans, exercises, and guidelines for incorporating poetry into K—12 classrooms. Sometimes her poems are l ike tiny stories; you can tell she has used her eyes and ears. Webcasts of prestigious New York reading series. Pages on American authors include bibliographies, biographies, and outside links.
The University of Arizona Poetry Center's Audio Video Library. The site was created a few years back with the aim of becoming a high quality sparklebox alternative - helping teachers and parents to create exciting and inspiring learning environments for young children. Include your name, age, year and name of school. Includes the American Poetry Archives, approaching 5,000 hours of original audio and video recordings, available online at The Poetry Center Digital Archive. Simply print out and stick around your classroom to enhance your display. She had her poetry published in magazines, she won prizes and Bill Manhire picked one of her poems to go in his book 100 New Zealand Poems. Manuscripts, brief critical essays, historical backgrounds, biographies, interviews, and sample syllabi.