A Crow Doesn't Need A Shadow: A Guide to Writing Poetry from Nature / Edition 1

A Crow Doesn't Need A Shadow: A Guide to Writing Poetry from Nature / Edition 1

by Lorraine Ferra, Diane Boardman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0879056002

ISBN-13: 9780879056001

Pub. Date: 03/19/1994

Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher

5 1/2 X 8 1/2 In, 128 Pp, Pencil Drawings Throughout, Includes Anthology of Children's Poetry, Ages 7 To 12 People Love To Express Themselves Through Poetry By Can't Always Find A Way To Voice Their Feelings and Experiences. Practical and Explorative In Tone, This Wonderful Resource Offers Natural Methods To Connect Landscape and Language--To Make Words Truly

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5 1/2 X 8 1/2 In, 128 Pp, Pencil Drawings Throughout, Includes Anthology of Children's Poetry, Ages 7 To 12 People Love To Express Themselves Through Poetry By Can't Always Find A Way To Voice Their Feelings and Experiences. Practical and Explorative In Tone, This Wonderful Resource Offers Natural Methods To Connect Landscape and Language--To Make Words Truly Convey Emotions. This Is A Book That Makes Writing Nature Poetry Not Only Possible But Natural.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879056001
Publisher:
Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date:
03/19/1994
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
127
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
15 Years

Table of Contents

Contents

Open the Door: An Invitation to Readers

Poetry Field Trips

Wildflowers

Weather

Birds and Other Animals

Building a Nature Wordscape

Keeping a Nature Journal

Other Explorations

Wandering, Noticing, and Writing

Finding a Companion in Nature

Creating a Landscape

Become Your Surroundings

Colors in the Natural World

Dreaming Up a Place

Nature in Your Hand

Rhythms in the World and in Words

Growing a Poem Naturally

Anthology

A Note to Educators

Acknowledgments

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