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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 May 2 at the Ebell 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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