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Experimental Poetry using the internet.

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Charles Bernstein has a great page on using the internet to create or to deconstruct or change poems. http://www.writing.upenn.edu/bernstein/experiments.html This is probably better suited to older students, but many of these could be adapted for elementary students too.

K-8 Technology Teacher in Philadelphia, PA

Awesome! I love poetry slams

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Awesome! I love poetry slams we taped on of our 6th graders last year, but it wasn't live. Love the idea!

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Great post!

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Thanks for the great post, Mary Beth!

Here's another idea -- we have a great video here on Edutopia where kids compete in poetry slams via video-conferencing. Check it out:

http://www.edutopia.org/poetry-literacy-live-technology-performance-video

K-8 Technology Teacher in Philadelphia, PA

What a great resource, Traci!

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What a great resource, Traci! Thanks for sharing it.

30 Poems You Can Write for National Poetry Month

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I collected links to 30 different poems, all with lesson plans or supporting online materials from ReadWriteThink. Here's the link: http://community.thinkfinity.org/groups/literacy/blog/2012/03/30/30-poems-you-can-write-for-national-poetry-month

K-8 Technology Teacher in Philadelphia, PA

Awesome! Thanks for sharing

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Awesome!

Thanks for sharing your poem!

Educational Consultant/Author, Southern California

Yes,Poetry!

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Easter Haiku

nature's metanoia
Jesus' vernal equinox
eternal cycle

My Easter tweet.

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