Mad-Libbing Your Way Into Modern Poetry

Use a Mad-Libs like activity to create modern poetry! Writers will identify different words and their parts of speech and study "The Red Wheelbarrow" by Williams Carlos Williams. Then, use the sheets attached to craft your own poem! An extension opportunity suggests presenting an excerpt of a short story as a cloze activity. 

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Grade
6th - 12th
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English Language Arts
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