Reading and Writing Poetry: A Guide for Teachers

Reading and Writing Poetry: A Guide for Teachers Grades K-4

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By Judith Steinbergh

ForĀ Grades K-4
Scholastic Books, 1994

This poetry guide, a perfect companion to Beyond Words, presents a simple approach to enjoying poetry with young children in pre-school and early grades. Exercises engage children in reading, moving to, acting out, and discussing poems. A lovely multicultural selection of poetry is included. Children will learn to identify techniques used by poets and try some of these in their own poems. Many poetry activities can be integrated into science and social studies units.

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By Judith Steinbergh

ForĀ Grades K-4
Scholastic Books, 1994

This poetry guide, a perfect companion to Beyond Words, presents a simple approach to enjoying poetry with young children in pre-school and early grades. Exercises engage children in reading, moving to, acting out, and discussing poems. A lovely multicultural selection of poetry is included. Children will learn to identify techniques used by poets and try some of these in their own poems. Many poetry activities can be integrated into science and social studies units.

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