Poetry in Literature for Youth offers teachers, librarians, parents, and students with an instrumental guide for incorporating all forms of poetry into the curriculum. More than 900 annotated entries provide descriptions of books and other resources, including anthologies, classics, various poetry formats, poetry novels, multicultural poetry, performance poetry, teen poetry, poet biographies, and curriculum connections. Educators, who are often unaware of the poetry resources available-particularly for young adults-will welcome this book with open arms. Lists for building a core poetry collection, along with resources for teaching poetry criticism and writing, electronic poetry resources, booktalks, classroom activities, and lesson plans complement this guide. Author, Geographic, Grade, Subject, and Title indexes are also included. For anyone interested in knowing more about poetry in literature, this is an indispensable guide.Chicago, IL: Cricket, 2002. ... As the seasons change from fall to winter to spring, she watches her mothera#39;s mental problems escalade; wonders if she, too, is having a breakdown; loses her boyfriend to another boy; and finds promise in a newanbsp;...
|Title||:||Poetry in Literature for Youth|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2006-03-28|