This personal poetry activity is based on the work by George Ella Lyon. It is an easy way to help writers create poetry using what they know best – themselves!
Everyday places often provide a backdrop for some of the significant moments of our lives.
Here are ten fun strategies from the IWP to support writers in your class or for writing at home.
IWP workshops are energizing and renewing for teachers, helping us understand why it's essential to continue providing young people with the growth and discovery experiences they need.