Hilarious Haiku Apologies From Dogs | Poetry Workshop
Compose a hilarious Haiku in this one-time creative writing workshop for ages 9 to 13. No experience necessary.
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Junior Poets will explore traditional poetic structures, meter (syllable emphasis) and rhyme schemes to the theme posted in the title. The traditional Japanese Haiku is often used to write about nature themes, but aren't animals and all their funny ways... "natural," too? Spoiler alert: animals pooping and eating weird things is OFTEN brought up. This is a one-time introductory course that requires no prior experience or supplies other than pen/pencil and paper. A visual organizer may be...
Compose at least one poem in the style described.
The instructor has been teaching English language and writing composition for six years, in addition to working in childrens' and professional theatre. She is a practicing songwriter and award-winning novelist. She holds a Master's in Organizational Leadership from Grand Canyon University, specializing in the promotion of effective teamwork and expansion of human potential. Previous students have successfully published their own works in addition to winning creative writing contests for youth.
Academic subjects supported: English language, writing composition, public speaking, math/counting, artistic expression, theatre/acting skills.
1 file available upon enrollmentPlease have paper and pen/pencils during classes. Visual organizer handouts may be provided to assist with developing writers.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
There is no homework outside of class time. Students are always welcome to post their final poem on the class discussion board for teacher or peer feedback if they choose not to present live.
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Class Rules: Enrolled Students Only. Cameras On (unless the teacher approves a parent’s request). Microphones Muted (if there is background noise). No Foul, Hurtful or Offensive Language or Gestures Allowed. Please contact the teacher in advance if there are any issues that might interfere with reading, writing, speaking or attending to the lesson. We can work together to accommodate the student’s varied learning styles and differences.
Please have paper and pen/pencils during classes. Visual organizer handouts may be provided to assist with developing writers.
Janelle Molony, M.S.L.
Creative writing coach
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
81 total reviews
173 completed classes
Hello! I am here to help young writers have fun exploring different forms of written and oral expression. I have worked in education for over 10 years and hold a Masters degree. Some of my educational credits include K-12 traditional classrooms,...