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Young Adult Literature: Poetry

Resources for books, reviews, author information, and more.

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Having problems requesting items via Summit? Please contact the JFK Circulation Department at 509.359.7888, or ewu.circulation@ewu.edu, or in person on the Main Level.

Suggestions for Poetry Type Assignment

Verse Novels

Verse Novels or Novels in Verse are typically novel-length stories that are written in verse or poetry rather than prose.

Poetry By Teens

EWU has Teen Ink available online through the databases. 

Writing Poetry

ReadWriteThink and thinkfinity.org have many great poetry writing lessons

Nye "Blood" metaphors interactive

Diamante poems

Poetry generators

Speaking Poetry

 

 

Great poems to teach

 

Poems 180: A Poem a day for American High Schools

 

Favorite Poem Project: Americans saying poems they love  includes teaching plans, videos

 

Raven interactive

 

Rivers of Words- poetry and the environment

 

WebQuest In a poet's shoes  performance

 

Poetry Everywhere Collection :  Poetry movies of poets and their work being read- (need free registration to download but not to view movies)

Subject Guide

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