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Whisper and Shout: Poems to Memorize

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Synopsis:

From John Updikes “Player Piano” to Walt Whitmans “I Hear America Singing,” from Lucille Cliftons “the earth is a living thing” to Gelett Burgesss “The Purple Cow,” these poems tumble from childrens tongues and dance with their tapping toes. Whether joyous, rhythmic, solemn, or simple silly fun, poetry learned by heart has a lasting claim on childrens affections and a permanent home in their hearts. The introduction includes tips for teaching kids how to memorize poems. Vecchione presents a selection of verses with rhythms, themes, and wordplay that especially appeal to middle graders.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812626568
Editor:
Vecchione, Patrice Redd
Publisher:
Cricket Books
Editor:
Vecchione, Patrice
Editor:
Vecchione, Patrice Redd
Author:
Vecchione, Patrice
Author:
Vecchione, Patrice Redd
Location:
Chicago
Subject:
General
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Children's poetry
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
2001-1B
Publication Date:
20020331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 12.5 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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From John Updikes “Player Piano” to Walt Whitmans “I Hear America Singing,” from Lucille Cliftons “the earth is a living thing” to Gelett Burgesss “The Purple Cow,” these poems tumble from childrens tongues and dance with their tapping toes. Whether joyous, rhythmic, solemn, or simple silly fun, poetry learned by heart has a lasting claim on childrens affections and a permanent home in their hearts. The introduction includes tips for teaching kids how to memorize poems. Vecchione presents a selection of verses with rhythms, themes, and wordplay that especially appeal to middle graders.
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