ERIC Number: EJ632262
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Metaphor Making through Synectics.
Exercise Exchange, v46 n2 p6-7 Spr 2001
Outlines exercises for high school and college students that use student-written poems, published adult poems, and synectics (a game-like forced comparison between dissimilar objects) to help students understand the writer's most powerful comparison device: metaphor. (SR)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Creative Thinking, Creative Writing, English Instruction, Higher Education, Language Arts, Metaphors, Poetry, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Writing Assignments, Writing Instruction
Published by Reich College of Education, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 28608.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: An earlier editor's note indicated volume 45 would be the last volume published. However, a note in this issue indicates that enough manuscripts were received to publish volume 46, which will be the final volume for the journal.