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Put Some Backbone into Your Poetry

April 12, 2018

If you’re a reader like me, you have books everywhere.

It’s National Poetry Month. Try creating a spine poem. It’s a great activity to do with kids.

Pick out some books and arrange the titles to create a poem.

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You can see what happens when you find just the right titles to create a poem.

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Put some backbone into your poetry and try creating a spine poem. Have fun!

 

 

 

 

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Poetry Anyone?

April 17, 2014

In honor of National Poetry Month, here’s a smattering of poems written by some of my fourth and fifth grade library students. Enjoy!

Spine Poem by Mason

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Cinquain by Vincent

Elephant

Huge, Gray

Wandering, Bathing, Swimming

Sucking up the water

Asian

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Spine Poem by Kaitlyn

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Cinquain by Haven

Apple

Awesome, Electronic

Tapping, Typing, Playing

The computer is super

Company

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Spine Poem by Jeada

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Cinquain by Matthew

Mankind

Intelligent, Busy

Running, Standing, Talking

Always discovering new things

Leaders

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Spine Poem by Daniel

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