Reflection: Real World Applications Picking Poems from Poetry Out Loud; Responding to Poetry Using the Cube Creator - Section 2: Choosing Poetry from Poetry Out Loud

 

In 2009 "CBS Sunday Morning" broadcast a story on Poetry Out Loud, which features Garrison Keillor. It's a fantastic overview of the program and a wonderful hook for students when class time permits showing it. I have used the story in my speech classes but time constraints have precluded my using it in English:

  Poetry Out Loud on "CBS Sunday Morning"
  Real World Applications: Poetry Out Loud on "CBS Sunday Morning"
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Picking Poems from Poetry Out Loud; Responding to Poetry Using the Cube Creator

Unit 3: Because He Hears a Different Drummer:Various Approaches for Comparing Genres and Analyzing Texts
Lesson 4 of 9

Objective: SWBAT use the Poetry Out Loud website to find a poem to analyze using the Cube Creator at Read, Write, Think.

Big Idea: Creative close reading using the cube creator and poems from Poetry Out Loud

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English / Language Arts, poetry (Analysis), Poetry, Poetry Out Loud, Read Write Think, RWT Cube Creator, My Big Campus
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