ERIC Number: EJ551867
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A Poet's Vision.
Marshall, Suzanne; Newman, Dan
Voices from the Middle, v4 n1 p7-15 Feb 1997
Describes a series of activities to help middle school students develop an artist's vision and then convey that vision through poetry. Describes how lessons progress from looking at concrete objects to observations of settings and characters, gradually adding memory and imagination to direct observation, and finishing with revision. Notes that students' poetry and prose became richer and more powerful. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Poetry. Published by the National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801-1096.