This lively book offers a host of ways for teachers to bring poetry and children together in their classrooms. The book gives examples of children's poetry writing, and methods of presenting poetry to students of any age.A Guide for Sharing Poetry with Children K-8 Glenna Davis Sloan ... In her classic study, aquot;Childrena#39;s Poetry Preferences, aquot; published in 1974, Ann Terry discovered that humorous poetry topped the list of childrena#39;s preferences. ... But he mentions in a flyer describing Guys Read what he believes is likely to tempt reluctant readers: the funny poetry of Douglas ... Learning involves experiencing many dozens of poems, delighting in how they use language, and discovering how they work.
|Title||:||Give Them Poetry!|
|Author||:||Glenna Davis Sloan|
|Publisher||:||Teachers College Press - 2003-01-01|