ERIC Number: EJ577146
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Anderson, Anne P.
Voices from the Middle, v6 n2 p28-36 Dec 1998
Describes how an eighth-grade language-arts teacher teaches poetry via performance. Describes how she introduces poetry, performance, and audience. Shows how students (even non-readers and non-achievers) quickly show great eagerness to do poetry with enthusiasm, excitement, and energy; and now perform locally. Includes a poetry portfolio outline and a list of suggested performance poems. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Drama, Performance, Theater: Means of Further Inquiry. Journal availability: National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801-1096.