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1. Scribble: Misty
Respond to a poem from The Hormone Jungle: Coming of Age in Middle School.
Next Time: Sadie F.
2. Pick a poem for your pocket!
3. Magnetic Poetry
4. Concrete Poetry -- Designing It
Next week we will go outside and put our concrete poetry on the concrete!
Examples of Concrete Poetry:
Quotes about Poetry:
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.
I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.
The poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
"Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone."-Lawrence Ferlinghetti
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