POETRY:
ENRICHING YOURSELF AND YOUR STUDENTS THROUGH THE READING AND WRITING OF POETRY


(a 3-day or 5-day workshop)

(This may be consecutive or split.)

• Defining and exploring poetry (inferior, rhetorical, didactic, good, & great)
• Writing poetry, structure and metaphor,
• Ideas for writing poetry (applicable to all writing)
• Lyric, macronic verse, pastiche, haiku, found poetry
• Group work
• Reading/writing connections