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Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Kids and teens should read and write even when they are out of school. Why is this so important?

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Finding Poetry in Pleasure Reading


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Finding Poetry in Pleasure Reading

Grades 6 – 8
Activity Time One hour
Activity Author

Scott Filkins

Scott Filkins

Champaign, Illinois

Publisher National Council of Teachers of English

Activities & Projects

Grades   2 – 8  |  Activity & Project

Poetic Memories of Summer

Use the sun-splashed days of summer to inspire children to write poetry. Interactive, online poetry tools guide them as they explore the writing process.


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