Create Your Own Blackout Poetry
In this creative one-time class, students will learn what blackout poetry is before completing their own blackout poem.
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Poetry can be fun! In this class, learners will talk about what poetry is before being introduced to one type of poem: blackout poetry. Blackout poetry is when a poet takes a marker to written text and blacks out words until a poem is formed. Both the remaining words and the blacked out area create a visual poem. Learners will have the option of just blacking out words or creating a picture over the words they wish to redact. At the end of class, they will have created a one-of-a-kind...
1 file available upon enrollmentStudents will need markers. Various pages of text to choose from for the blackout poem will be provided upon enrollment.
45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Laura McGuireLiterature with a Twist!
28 total reviews
32 completed classes
Hello, families and students! My name is Laura McGuire and I love to teach AND learn! I am currently taking a break from teaching in the public school setting to stay home with my two young sons. I have a Masters in Education in Library Media...