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The Poet Tree

Sharron L. McElmeel

Bring poetry into every child's daily experience with activities based on the verses of such traditional and contemporary poets as Robert Louis Stevenson, Shel Silverstein, Karla Kuskin, and John Ciardi. Activities for sparking an interest in and an enjoyment of poetry promote listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills. Biographical information, a poster page, and background information are given for each poet. Grades K-6.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • Publish Date: Jun 15th, 1993
  • Pages: 186
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.05in - 8.56in - 0.52in - 1.32lb
  • EAN: 9781563081026
  • Categories: Teaching - Subjects - Language ArtsSchools - Levels - Elementary

About the Author

McElmeel, Sharron L.: -

SHARRON L. MCELMEEL, an adjunct instructor at Mount Mercy College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is a long-time educator and library media specialist who has built a national reputation in the area of children's literature and is an often requested conference speaker. She was named Iowa Reading Teacher of the Year in 1987 and was nominated as Iowa's Teacher of the Year in 1997.