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Ongoing Creative Writing: Magnetic Poetry!

Amanda Crane, MFA, BA
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(10)
In this ongoing class, students will use magnetic poetry tiles from the 90s and create original poems.

Class experience

US Grade 5 - 8
Students will learn how to practice creating poetry with found language.
Amanda Crane is the author of the poetry collection, Barbiecue, and she has poems published in numerous literary journals including: Barbaric Yawp, Chronogram, The Paterson Literary Review, and Sawbuck. She is a two-time Editor’s Choice recipient for the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award, and she is the new Poetry Coordinator and Board Member for the NJCTE: New Jersey Council of Teachers of English.  

Her MFA in Creative Writing/Poetry is from Bowling Green State University in Ohio, and her BA in English/Creative Writing is from the State University of New York in New Paltz, New York. She has been an educator for over 20 years, and she has served as a high school English teacher in a top rated district, and a Professor of English at a number of universities. 
Students will need paper and a pencil or the ability to open a blank document on their computer.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
A Google slide deck for informational purposes will be used. The students do not need to have an account as this will be screen-shared from the instructor end. 
No extra resources other than the Outschool platform are used in this course.
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(10)
Welcome! Although I am new to Outschool, I'm not new to teaching. I have been an educator for 23 years, and my area of expertise within English Language Arts is Creative Writing. I taught live for 12 years and online for 13, which has been so... 
Group Class


1x per week
60 min

Completed by 2 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 10-15
1-6 learners per class

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