This book qprovides teachers with a readable and highly practical book on the teaching of poetry in the classroom ... [The author] identifies the common problems he has observed in poetry instruction in our elementary schools and shares his responses to those problems and deficiencies, demystifying poetry along the way and offering suggestions on incorporating it into a language arts curriculum. Written to provide teachers with a better and more complete understanding of the nature of poetry as well as a collection of specific teaching strategies, the book will help good language arts teachers become even better teachers of poetry.qFull group chorusing is equally effective in helping younger children read poetry because it allows youngsters who might be shy or timid ... VOICING THE POEM One measure of your degree of understanding of a poem comes from your recitation (either from memory or from a text) of that poem. ... Many secondary English teachers have told me that their real poetry classes are in oral interpretation asanbsp;...
|Title||:||When You've Made it Your Own--|
|Author||:||Gregory A. Denman|
|Publisher||:||Heinemann Educational Publishers - 1988-01-01|