The Power of Poems

The Power of Poems
Teaching The Joy of Writing Poetry
Written by Margriet Ruurs
Maupin House, 2000
ISBN 0-929895-44-4

“A book that empowers teachers to tackle poetry in the classroom. Filled with wonderful suggestions for helping youngsters create their own poems, ideas for stimulating the energy that writing requires, useful strategies to help students structure and shape words and comprehensive book lists to strengthen and deepen the poetry experience..”
– Dr. David Booth, author

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Maupin House Publishing, Florida

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