ERIC Number: EJ581331
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Mastering Metaphor through Poetry.
Steinbergh, Judith W.
Language Arts, v76 n4 p324-31 Mar 1999
Uses examples of children's poetry to illustrate both the power of metaphor and the possibilities of poetry in the development of metaphor. Traces children's development in creation of metaphor from kindergarten through eighth grade. Looks at early demonstration of metaphor use and the expanded use of metaphor to describe complex concepts and relationships. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme: The Poetic Possibilities of Language.