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Flash: Tickets available for LA-based teen poetry slam!
The Classic Slam is an LA-wide teen poetry competition where high school students face off to "slam" classic poems. Reserve your tickets now for the classic slam final on April 30 at the Orpheum Theater.
Recommended Reading List:
Poetry for Preschoolers
Poetry for Beginning Readers
Poetry for Pre-Teens
Poetry for Independent Readers
National Poetry Month Quiz (w/ answer key)
Poetry Read-a-Thon for Students
Listen to Poems
National Poetry Month Podcast
The Poetry Archive (with resources for teachers and students)
Free Verse Photo Project
Student Interactive - Literary Graffiti
Poetry Slam, PowerPoint Style
The Poetry Archive - Lesson plans & activities
Poets.org - Curriculum & lesson plans
Read Write Think - Acrostic Poems: All About Me and My Favorite Things (K-2)
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