Poetry Friday 2/28/14
The Poetry Friday Roundup for February 28, 2014.
Poetry Friday 2/28/14
- 32 Pins
Bildungsroman: Choose by Carl Sandburg
So You Want to Read YA (Young Adults)
Merely Day By Day: Time to Chalk? (Original poem)
Poetry Friday, Originals Poem, Poem Shared, Friday 2 28 14
There is no such thing as a God-forsaken town: Poetry Friday: I Scarcely Grieve
Mainely Write: For a Dead Moth in Winter by Donna J. smith (Original poem)
Karen Edmisten: Poetry Friday: Anne Porter
Karen O'Neil, Poetry Friday, Karen Edmisten, Language Art, Sr. Porter, Writing, Poem, Anne Porter, Mentor Texts
With older students, share this gorgeous Rossetti poem and talk about how our lives/world would change without an abundance of water. Keri Recommends: Poetry Friday: Winter Rain by Christina Rossetti
Writing with portraits (use poems as stimulus)
Teach Mentor Texts: I'm Hosting Poetry Friday!
my juicy little universe: sunshine part 2
Sunshine Awards, Writing Blog, Sunshine Bloggers, Bloggers Awards I, Blog Won, Awards Senate, Liebster Awards, Blog Entry, Blog Awards
I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Jay from Relaxedthairapy.com. Think of it like a TMI tag. Learn some interesting facts about me if you dare...
my blog won an award! (two, actually...) http://superduperspacewitch.blogspot.com/2014/02/award-awesome-blog-content-abc-award.html
My blog, A Platform of Sorts, has been nominated for two awards! The Liebster AWard and the Sunshine Award! http://jackiesmith114.wordpress.com
Used Books in Class: This Winter's Ice, Not Fire
Poetry Friday, Friday 2 28 14
The Poem Farm: Listening to Seasons: Squeaky Snow Secrets (Original poem)
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Live Your Poem...: WHAT THE HEART KNOWS by Joyce Sidman (Poetry collection)
Book Lists, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Heart, Pamela Zagarenski, Charms, Chants, Joyce Sidman, Poetry, Children Book
What the Heart Knows: Chants. Charms & Blessings Joyce Sidman, illus. by Pamela Zagarenski A one of a kind poetry gift book of hope, wisdom and power from Newbery Honor winning poet extraordinaire. $16.99 (ages 12+) http://www.booknbrush.com/book/9780544106161
Children's Book Committee March 2014 Pick: WHAT THE HEART KNOWS by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013)
Carol's Corner: DOG SONGS by Mary Oliver (Poetry collection)
Dogs Poem, Book Worth, New Book, Songs Hye-Kyo, Dogs Lovers, Mary Olives, Dogs Songs, Mary Oliver, Poetry
""Dog Songs" by Mary Oliver; Pulitzer Prize-winner Oliver is a canine lover par excellence. Her combo of woman's best friend and poetry is utterly irresistible."
Mary Oliver is a Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner. Her new book of poems is making best books of 2013 lists. Check out DOG SONGS today.
Coming Oct 8 2013! Dog Songs by Mary Oliver. Mary Oliver’s dog poems offer a special window into her world. Dog Songs collects some of the most cherished poems together with new works, offering a portrait of Oliver’s relationship to the companions that have accompanied her daily walks, warmed her home, and inspired her work.
Mary Oliver: Dog Songs. Will be a great read for any dog lover.
Author Amok: Orange you glad it’s Poetry Friday, Sweet Pea? 2014 Poetry Project (Original poem)
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Marbled Orbweaver, AKA Pumpkin Spider. Sooo Pretty!
Pumpkin spider freakin sweet!
Kurious K's Kwotes: a definition of magic
friday feast: happiness is a may sarton poem and a cream scone | Jama's Alphabet Soup
Happiness is a Poem by May Sarton and a Cream Scone // Jama's Alphabet Soup | an eclectic feast of food, fiction and folderol
Keri Recommends: Order by Keri Collins Lewis (Original poem)
A Year of Reading: Poetry Friday: Poems for a Book Character
Pantoum on Spring Turning by Karin Fisher-Golton (Original poem)
Friday 22814, Fishergolton Originals, Karin Fishergolton
TeacherDance: Poetry Friday Pinning and Snow Chalking (Original poem)
Poetry Friday, Friday 2 28 14, Friday Pin
readertotz: Poetry Friday: WE'RE GOING TO THE FARMERS' MARKET (Picture book poem)
Graphics Art, Boards Book, Book Worth, Farmers Marketing, Local Farmers, Farmers' Market, Book Poem, Children Book, Fresh Fruit
We've been waiting for a children's book about the Farmer's Market! Here it is by Stefan Page. We're Going to the Farmers' Market is a board book packed with bright, perfect illustrations. It is pretty simple but great for discussion with older children with a healthy food message.
In this story, readers get to visit local farmers, fill baskets with fresh fruits and vegetables, and then head home to cook a feast, all with goodies from the farmers’ market! Featuring Stefan Page’s graphic art, this delightful board book is filled with bold splashes of color and unique patterns.
Poetry Friday: Poetry Postcard Time (Student poems: Sign up to have a poetry postcard sent to you!)
Time Students, Students Poem
On Point: Poetry Friday: Tete-a-tete (Original poem)
Poetry Friday, Originals Poem, Friday 2 28 14, Tete A Tet Originals
Colors Chalkabration | Reflections on the Teche (Student poems)
Challenges, Life, Teaching, Teacher Blog, Writers, Classroom Libraries, Writing Teacher, Close Reading, Mentor Texts
Teach Mentor Texts: The One With Wordless Picture Books #slice2014
Two Writing Teachers (blog) and Slice of Life Story Challenge Writing for 31 days in the Month of March
CLose Reading of Lyrics
Nourishing the writer in the writing teacher. | TWO WRITING TEACHERS
Slice of Life Challenge: Every Kid Needs a Mr. Walker. Jackie shares her story of growing up with Mr. Walker. Perfect mentor text for personal narrative essay.
IDEA: Allow students to help organize book baskets - imagine the conversations about books! A Day in the Life: A Slice of Life - My Classroom Library
Kurious Kitty's Kurio Kabinet: Poetry Friday--"Lullaby for a Daughter" (Poetry collection)