P Is for Poetry

October 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/3/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p7
The article reports on the teaming of children from California, Oregon and Washington to write books about the best features of their states from A to Z. The children will describe each feature in a couplet, or two lines of a poem that rhyme. Leo Steiner, one of the kid authors, says he had no trouble coming up with the poems. Maria Flores, another child author, wrote a couplet about Oregon's Tillamook cheese.


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