Kate and I have been going back-and-forth with “the best” format we can use for getting our kids to start responding to poetry. After something didn’t work as well with … Continue Reading “Responding to Poetry” – Form Evolution
No, I’m not proposing (yet another) challenge for you to do on your blog (to be linked here w/good ol’ Mr. Linky!). However, I’m proposing that you challenge yourself to … Continue Reading Card-Writing Challenge
Brainstorming About "Pencils" by Barbara Esbensen Originally uploaded by teachergal Since I came back today, my kids only had one day’s worth of formal poetry instruction. Hence, I wanted to … Continue Reading What do you notice about this poem?
My fever broke. So, as soon as I finish my cup of tea, with lots of honey in it, I’m headed out the door. My kids have the final day … Continue Reading Yea! Back to Work Today! 🙂