Action Poems

Action Poems

by Mary Colson


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432995645
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Experiencing Poetry
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 930L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 - 16 Years

About the Author

Mary Colson is a teacher and a writer. She is fascinated by the world and the cultures of different countries, with their unique myths and legends.

Table of Contents

Experiencing Action Poetry 4

"Paul Revere's Ride" Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 8

"Anthem for Doomed Youth" Wilfred Owen 16

"What I Will" Suheir Hammad 22

"The Engine" Ella Wheeler Wilcox 28

"Acts of God" Heather McHugh 32

"Caged Bird" Maya Angelou 38

"Not My Business" Niyi Osundare 44

What Have We Learned? 50

Write Your Own Action Poem 54

Bibliography 58

Glossary 59

Find Out More 62

Index 64

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