TITLE

Poetry: DAYS PAST AND PRESENT

AUTHOR(S)
Zeegers, Margaret
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Practically Primary;Jun2013, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author shares her poem writing and learning experience in her childhood and also reflects on the present poetry writing teaching method. She states that she used to learn poems by heart and then recite them individually, in pairs or in groups. She further presents suggestions by Australian poet Myron Lysenko on how to encourage poetry writing skills in children including use of popular music, metaphor and imagery in poems.
ACCESSION #
88866792

 

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