What is poetry? And what makes a poem ... a poem? This clip breaks it down for you.
The story of how a child found his voice through the transformative powers of poetry, friendship, and soccer.
The story of a SCORES poet-athlete with a big heart and an authentic voice.
Poetry can empower young people to address complicated, emotional topics. In this example, la frontera (the border).
View or download the 3rd-5th Grade Poetry Journal
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Check out these tips for using the Poetry Journals in your class
Expanded Poetry Coach Manual
Definitions & Poetry Terms
Team-Builders & Ice-Breakers
Quick & Fun Poetry Games & Performance Exercises
Tips for Working with English Language Learners