The Power of Poetry 2edn
Author: Jo Eshuys
Published: December 2005
Format: Paperback 310 pages
Level: Age 11+
The Power of Poetry Second Edition, written for junior and middle secondary students, is an exciting revision of the highly popular first edition. In line with recent developments in English curricula across Australia, The Power of Poetry Second Edition includes a new range of poetry as well as activities in critical and visual literacy and multiple intelligences.
A host of published poetry from different cultures and perspectives, presented under new themes
Sequential skill development: modelling of student essays, explanations of technical and critical literacy terms, and varied activities for individuals, pairs, groups and the whole class
An in-depth profile of award-winning poet Steven Herrick and his works.
A strong focus on visual literacy. The Power of Poetry Second Edition will enchance the enjoyment of poetry, and stimulate students to read, react and respond!