Poking Fun In A Poem by Valerie BoddenPoking Fun In A Poem by Valerie Bodden

Poking Fun In A Poem

byValerie Bodden

Paperback | July 19, 2016

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The conventions of poetry may seem imposing, but a good poem can be enjoyed at any age. This new series, geared toward the early elementary learner who may be encountering literary forms and terms for the first time, teaches by example, showing how poets use language in playful and effective ways to create meaning. The friendly illustrations add another layer of approachability, and each book invites the reader to Write Me a Poem based on a key idea outlinedearlier. An elementary exploration of word play and attitude in poetry, introducing puns, stanzas, and limericks as well as poets such as Edward Lear. Includes a writing exercise.
Valerie Bodden is the author of more than 150 children's books. Her books have received favorable reviews from Booklist, Children's Literature, ForeWord Magazine, Horn Book Guide, VOYA, and School Library Journal. Valerie lives in Wisconsin with her husband, four children, one dog, one cat, a growing collection of fish, and miscellaneo...
Title:Poking Fun In A PoemFormat:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 10 × 8.13 × 0.13 inPublished:July 19, 2016Publisher:The Creative CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1628322543

ISBN - 13:9781628322545