Poetry for Everyone
This class is a brief introduction into the world of poetry. Here we will learn how to read poetry, different styles of poetry and how we write poetry.
ability to access web browser and hyperlinks
writing material and notebook
Why do students need web browser access?
To have a variety of poetry without needing numerous books, students will be asked to go to websites such as poetryfoundation.org and allpoetry.com. There are hundreds of great poets found on these websites both classic and contemporary.
What styles of poetry will be learned
Ode, Ballads, Haiku, free verse/prose, and villanelle along with brief discussion of sonnets, epics, and limericks.