ERIC Number: EJ432556
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Poetry: Reinventing the Past, Rehearsing the Future.
Christensen, Linda M.
Writing Notebook: Creative Word Processing in the Classroom, v9 n1 p7-11 Sep-Oct 1991
Shares how a teacher helped students learn about the concerns of people who come from different cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds by having them write poetry from the point of view of literary characters in literature which they read. Points out how this helps students weave literature, history, social analysis, writing, and classroom discourse. (MG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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