Swing into The Art of Poetry!

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Carlos Malbrew
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Learn to express yourself through various poetic forms, understand the beauty of rhythm and rhyme, and discover the power of metaphor and imagery. It's a journey designed to awaken your inner poet and promote a mastery of writing skills.

Class experience

US Grade 6 - 9
Beginner - Intermediate Level
Through the "Tools of Poetry" course, students will acquire a set of valuable traits. They will gain proficiency in identifying and utilizing key poetic devices like simile, metaphor, rhythm, repetition, imagery, and alliteration. Their ability to critically analyze and appreciate poetry will be significantly enhanced, alongside developing skills in crafting their own poetic compositions. This course will also improve their communication and interpretative skills, particularly in discussing and sharing insights about poetry. Students will build confidence in engaging with peers and the instructor through interactive discussions and feedback, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation of the structure and beauty of poetry, which will serve them well beyond the course.
I've taught Units on Poetry to both American and Chinese students of all ages from elementary to college level. I am a writer myself with 12 published works so the written word is not only something I teach, but train myself on as well for practical application in the real world.
Homework Offered
The homework will involve researching legendary poets and building their own poetry.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Quizzes will be utilized to gauge student's retention of knowledge and ability to identify poetic devices such as alliteration, metaphor, simile, rhythm, rhyme, etc.
Grades Offered

Meet the teacher

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1)
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I'm Coach Los, inviting students to continue their journey towards becoming purpose filled adults.

I am a graduate of The New York School for Dramatic Arts, and hold a Master’s in Public Administration, a Bachelor of Arts in English, and TEFL... 
Group Class

$20

weekly or $60 for 3 classes
1x per week, 3 weeks
45 min

Live video meetings
Ages 12-16
1-8 learners per class

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