Metaphor Dice Starter Set

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Metaphor Dice LLC #ad - Makes writing poetry fun! Conceived by award-winning poet and educator taylor mali, metaphor Dice make the formation of metaphors as easy as rolling a handful of dice! Combine one concept RED, and adjective WHITE, one object BLUE, and you'll have the basis of a metaphor. Whether you are an experienced poet or just a beginner, Metaphor Dice make the blank page before you a little less daunting.

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Chronicle Books Paint Chip Poetry: A Game of Color & Wordplay Poetry Game, Unique Poem Gift for Teachers

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Chronicle Books #ad - Created by bestselling author lea Redmond, this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Includes:400 paint chip cards40 prompt cards10 variation cardsinstruction sheet Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names.

Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, and 10 variation cards, 40 prompt cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious. Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block.

Chronicle Books Paint Chip Poetry: A Game of Color & Wordplay Poetry Game, Unique Poem Gift for Teachers #ad - Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. Composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game! Players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names, with results that range from profound to hilarious.

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Make Blackout Poetry: Turn These Pages into Poems

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Harry N. Abrams #ad - Make your own ingenious remix of words by Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, and Victor Hugo. Carroll includes tips for approaching this genre editorially and visually, and provides examples of finished pieces that range from simple to sublime. Blackout poetry is simply the act of removing or “blacking out” existing text to create a new piece of work.

Find hidden gems in vintage etiquette manuals, newspapers, slang dictionaries, and more. Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game.

Make Blackout Poetry: Turn These Pages into Poems #ad - Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, 40 prompt cards, and 10 variation cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious. Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond.

It’s fun and rewarding for word-puzzle lovers, visual artists, writers, designers—really anyone! Make Blackout Poetry is a collection of texts that you can repurpose for your own poems. If you’re looking for a way to tap your subconscious for new ideas—or to simply feel present in a creative activity—take a pen to this book and transform it page by page into a personal collection of poetry.

. The book begins with an introduction by John Carroll, founder of Make Blackout Poetry, an Instagram community for blackout poets.

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Between the Commas: Sentence Instruction That Builds Confident Writers and Writing Teachers

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Heinemann #ad - In this lively book, Marty Brandt sets out to change all that. To help his students understand these concepts, smack-talker, and the Not/But-to describe key moves a writer can make, Brandt invents his own terms-the Dime- Dropper, Sentence Wannabe, ingBomb, illustrating them with both student and professional examples.

But it also tells the story of important but neglected research in sentence instruction, which Brandt revives, reinventing his instruction by explicitly teaching the possibilities of sentences. In between the commas, he identifies three "pillars" of sentence instruction: Sentence Focus: Identifying the true subject of the sentence Sentence Development: Finding ways to expand and modify, "between the commas" Sentence Coherence: Connecting sentences to show the flow of thought.

Between the Commas: Sentence Instruction That Builds Confident Writers and Writing Teachers #ad - For too long, sentence instruction has been heavy on correctness and terminology as in "mind your grammar" and light on play and experimentation. It is partly the story of a teacher hitting a plateau in mid-career, deeply frustrated by the flatness of his students' writing, particularly as they struggled with more academic tasks.

Https://samplechapters. Heinemann. Com/between-the-commas unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, 40 prompt cards, and 10 variation cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

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180 Days: Two Teachers and the Quest to Engage and Empower Adolescents

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Heinemann #ad - With both the demands of time and the complexity of diverse students in mind, Kelly and Penny mapped out a year of engaging literacy practices aligned to their core beliefs about what matters most. 180 days represents the collaboration of two master teachers-Kelly Gallagher and Penny Kittle-over an entire school year: planning, teaching, and reflecting within their own and each other's classrooms in California and New Hampshire.

They share their insights on managing time and tasks and offer teaching strategies for engaging students in both whole class and independent work. Empower all students to live literate lives. Two classrooms. Video clips of kelly and penny teaching in each other's classrooms bring this year to life and show you what a steadfast commitment to belief-based instruction looks like in action.

180 Days: Two Teachers and the Quest to Engage and Empower Adolescents #ad - One school year. Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, and 10 variation cards, 40 prompt cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond.

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Workshopping the Canon

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National Council of Teachers of English #ad - Demonstrating how to partner classic texts with a variety of high-interest genres within a reading and writing workshop structure, Mary E. This book is for every teacher who has struggled to make beloved classic texts relevant to today's young readers. Styslinger aligns the teaching of literature with what we have come to recognize as best practices in the teaching of literacy.

Guided by a multitude of teacher voices, close reading, shared reading, including read-alouds, book clubs, response engagements, student examples, Socratic circles, independent reading, and useful ideas, workshopping teachers explore a unit focus and its essential questions through a variety of reading workshop structures, and mini-lessons e.

G. Vocabulary, reading, mini-lessons, writing plans, independent writing, and critical, craft, as well as writing workshop structures comprising mentor texts, how-to, conferences, writing circles, literary, and publishing. Workshopping the canon introduces practicing and preservice English language arts teachers to a process for planning and teaching the most frequently taught texts in middle and secondary classrooms using a workshop approach.

Workshopping the Canon #ad - Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, and 10 variation cards, 40 prompt cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block.

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The Quickwrite Handbook: 100 Mentor Texts to Jumpstart Your Students' Thinking and Writing

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Heinemann #ad - They are opportunities for students to use another writer's words to stimulate their thinking and-through writing themselves-to discover a voice they didn't know they had. And when writing does happen, how do you help them develop these ideas into more effective pieces? A powerful tool to jumpstart writing In The Quickwrite Handbook, master teacher Linda Rief shares 100 compelling mentor texts and shows how to use each one as a powerful tool for sparking successful writing.

. Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, 40 prompt cards, and 10 variation cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

The Quickwrite Handbook: 100 Mentor Texts to Jumpstart Your Students' Thinking and Writing #ad - Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. I don't have anything to write about!" they say. Each mentor text includes "Try this" suggestions for inviting students to get started.

You'll also find "interludes" woven throughout: examples of quickwrites that students crafted into more fully developed pieces. These mentor texts are curated in four categories: seeing inward: how do students view themselves? leaning outward: what do students consider when they step outside of themselves? Beyond Self: What do students notice and wonder about the world at large? Looking Back: How does reflection help students grow into more articulate, discover their voices, thoughtful citizens of the world? Quickwrites go beyond writing prompts The pages of this book champion Linda's wise words: "Quickwrites-writing to find writing-are a powerful teaching tool that help students find ideas, and build their confidence as they discover they have important things to say.

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Counting Descent

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Write Bloody Publishing #ad - Winner, 2017 black caucus of the american library association literary awardfinalist, counting Descent, 2017 NAACP Image Awards'One Book One New Orleans' 2017 Book Selection-Clint Smith's debut poetry collection, is a coming of age story that seeks to complicate our conception of lineage and tradition.

Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, 40 prompt cards, and 10 variation cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

Counting Descent #ad - Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. Write Bloody Publishing. His poems move fluidly across personal and political histories, all the while reflecting on the social construction of our lived experiences.

Smith brings the reader on a powerful journey forcing us to reflect on all that we learn growing up, and all that we seek to unlearn moving forward. Smith explores the cognitive dissonance that results from belonging to a community that unapologetically celebrates black humanity while living in a world that often renders blackness a caricature of fear.

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Internment

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, and 10 variation cards, 40 prompt cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. Write Bloody Publishing. An instant new York Times bestseller! p. P1 {margin: 00px 00px 00px 00px; font: 13. 0px times; color: #111111} span.

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Voice Lessons: Classroom Activities to Teach Diction, Detail, Imagery, Syntax, and Tone Maupin House

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Maupin House #ad - Prepare your high school students for AP, IB, and other standardized tests that demand an understanding of the subtle elements that comprise an author's unique voice. Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names.

Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, and 10 variation cards, 40 prompt cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious. Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block.

Voice Lessons: Classroom Activities to Teach Diction, Detail, Imagery, Syntax, and Tone Maupin House #ad - Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. Write Bloody Publishing. Includes teacher notes and discussion suggestions. Each of the 100 sharply focused, historically and culturally diverse passages from world literature targets a specific component of voice, presenting the elements in short, manageable exercises that function well as class openers.

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Beyond Literary Analysis: Teaching Students to Write with Passion and Authority About Any Text

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Heinemann #ad - Unique creative game: players draw handfuls of paint chips and a prompt card, then rearrange the chips to create spontaneous poems out of the color names. Wordplay fun: composing a poem is easy and fun with this colorful and creative game. Endless poem combinations: with 400 paint chip cards, 40 prompt cards, and 10 variation cards, poems are sure to range from profound to hilarious.

Great for brainstorming: this quirky party game is also the perfect way to bust through writer's block. Powerhouse creator: this one-of-a-kind game was created by bestselling author Lea Redmond. Write Bloody Publishing. There is a place for analysis of literature in our classrooms, " they write. Allison marchetti and Rebekah O'Dell invite you to join them on a transformational journey.

Beyond Literary Analysis: Teaching Students to Write with Passion and Authority About Any Text #ad - No matter where your students begin as writers-full of confidence or full of avoidance-unleashing them to explore the topics and texts they are passionate about can transform your classroom and transform their writing. With samples throughout the book, targeted writing instruction, you'll see what students of all levels and experiences can do when they're supported with mentor texts, and the opportunity to write beyond literary analysis.

To open your mind to the real world of analytical writing, and challenge traditional notions about what students should be analyzing and how they should write it. Allison and rebekah offer a broadened definition of analysis for the 21st century classroom. Out of the dark tunnel of boring literary analysis assignments, they lead you into a world where students learn to write fresh, compelling, authentic arguments based on their own unique interests.

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