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Getting the Knack: 20 Poetry Writing Exercises
by Stephen Dunning and William Stafford
|Grades||6 – 12|
Dunning and Stafford, both widely known poets and educators, offer this delightful manual of exercises for beginning poets.
Grades K – 12 | Calendar Activity |  October 3
Students investigate the website of a past Poet Laureate's project and use it as a model to celebrate poetry that appeals most to them.
Grades 3 – 6 | Calendar Activity |  April 21
Students select a poem and create a Stapleless Book using the interactive tool.