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Poetry Activity Materials Sharing
« on: April 04, 2019, 04:00:58 PM »
https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/147301/cat-5b3ba51bf2687https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/58809/porcupines-56d23d8374946
https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/56428/a-monster-owlhttps://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/52355/mosquito-at-my-ear
Pre-Reading
Discuss with your partner the following questions:1. Is poetry popular in your country?
2. What sorts of things do people write poems about?3. Have you ever written a poem in your first language?
ReadingWith your partner read at least 2 of the poems that are linked above. Read them silently and then read them aloud.
These poems are about animals. 

Writing
Choose an animal that you like. Try to write a short poem about that animal. Focus on using adjectives about the animal. If you want to look at more poems to help you get ideas, ask the teacher.