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Poetry

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1998 Poet's Market

Bentley, Chantelle

2011 Poetry Prize - The Poet's Wife Speaks

Miller, Mary Ellen

Awakening the Heart

Heard, Georgia

A Celebration of Young Poets: Appalachia Fall 2000

 

A Jar of Tiny Stars

Cullinan, Bernice E.

Discovering Poetry

Drew, Elizabeth

Discussions of Poetry: Rhythm and Sound

Hemphill, George  

Explore Poetry

Graves, Donald H.    

A Garden of Poets

Mary Kenner Glover

Getting the Knack: 20 Poetry Writing Exercises

Dunning, Stephen, & William Stafford

For the Good of the Earth and Sun

Heard, Georgia

A Handbook on Writing Poetry and Lyrical Prose

Kovacs, Edna

Hewitt's Guide to Slam Poetry and Poetry Slam

Hewitt, Geof  

Hip-Hop Poetry and Classics for the Classroom

Sitomer, A.  

How Does A Poem Mean?

Ciardi, John  

Important Words: A Book for Poets and Writers

Brown, Bill, and Malcolm Glass

Pass the Poetry, Please!

Hopkins, Lee B.

A Poem for Every Student

Lain, Sheryl

Poets in the Classroom

Struthers, Betsy, & Sarah Klassen

Poets' Perspectives: Reading, Writing, and Teaching Poetry

Duke, Charles, & Sally A. Jacobson, eds.

Poetry 2: For Poets

Dunning, Stephen, M. Joe Eaton, & Malcom Glass

Poetry & The Heroic Voice, Gwendolyn Brocks

Melhem, D. H

Poetry Everywhere

Collins, James L. & Elizabeth A. Sommers

Poetry Matters

Fletcher, Ralph

Poetry Starting from Scratch

Carey, Michael A.

Poetry Workshop for Middle School

Ambrosini, Michelle, & Teresa M. Morretta

Practical Poetry: A Nonstandard Approach to Meeting Content-Area Standards

            Holbrook, Sara  

Reading and Responding To Poetry; Patterns In The Process Measuring Growth in English

Dias, Patrick X.

Rose, Where Did You Get That Red?  Teaching Great Poetry to Children

Koch, Kenneth

San Francisco Poems

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Sleeping on the Wing

Koch, Kenneth

Speaking of Poets

Copeland, Jeffrey S.

Speaking of Poets II

Copeland, Jeffrey S.

Sunrises and Songs: Reading and Writing Poetry in the Elementary Classroom

McClure, Amy A., et al.

Teaching the Art of Poetry

Wormser, Baron & David Cappella

Teaching Poetry Writing to Adolescents

Tsujimoto, Joseph I.

Three Voices

Cullinan, Bernice E.

Tigers, Lilies, Toadstools, and Thunderbolts: Engaging K-8 Students with Poetry

Tiedt, Iris M.

Today You Are My Favorite Poet

Hewitt, Geof

True Stories

Duthie, Christine

Vital Signs 3: Evaluating the Poetry Children Write

Collins, James L. & Elizabeth A. Sommers

Walking Trees

Fletcher, Ralph

Where The Steps Were

Cheng, Andrea

When You've Made it Your Own...Teaching Poetry to Young People

Denamn, Gregory A.

Wishes, Lies. and Dreams:  Teaching Children to Write Poetry

Koch, Kenneth

With a Poet's Eye

McVeigh-Schultz, Jane, & Mary Lynn Ellis

Write Me a Poem

Wilson, Lorraine

Writing Toward Home

Heard, Georgia

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