NATIONAL POETRY MONTH

Resources

Scholastic Resource

Writing with writers. Study the genre of poetry by participating in step-by-step workshops with favorite poets!

Plus more. There are many, many resources on this site.

POEM IN YOUR POCKET

Save the date: Poem in Your Pocket Day 2014 will be held on Thursday, April 24.

On Poem in Your Pocket Day, people throughout the United States select a poem, carry it with them, and share it with others throughout the day.

You can also share your poem selection on Twitter by using the hashtag #pocketpoem.


Click here to learn more.

POETRY WORKSTATIONS

ARTISTIC EXPRESSION- ART, MUSIC, AND POETRY

SHAPE POEMS

Create a shape poem using ReadWriteThink.org (@RWTnow). They have an app or you can use it through their website.

Diamante Poems

Create a diamante poem using the interactive tool through ReadWriteThink.org.

Or use the free app.

Acrostic Poems

Use the interactive tool on the ReadWriteThink.org website or use the app.

ICONN resources available for April

This page includes free access to the following resources for the month of April 2014:

EBSCO's Poetry & Short Story Reference Center. Use these credentials to access the resource:

user name = csl
password = csl


ProQuest's Literature Online and "Collections" for poetry. Links to these resources appear in the iCONN ProQuest Trial page - scroll down the page to find them.


Also on the page you will find a link to iCONN's own Other Useful Sites - Poetry page.

The link to iCONN's National Poetry Month web page will be available for the remainder of April.

Josie's Poems

JOIN THE POETRY SUMMIT!