Mad-Libbing Your Way Into Modern Poetry

Students use Mad Libs to help them construct their own modern poems using speech clues. In this poetry writing lesson, students identify words and phrases that correspond to particular parts of speech. Students read and evaluate famous modern poems and use the Visual Thesaurus to identify the words' parts of speech. Students create their own poetry using the knowledge for parts of speech and Mad Libs.

7th - Higher Ed English Language Arts 18 Views 46 Downloads
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