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Reading& writing about poetry. Rap as poetry. Philosophy and the Poetic Imagination. Poetry Foundation. Poetry Out Loud. PennSound. James Weldon Johnson: New PennSound Author Page Posted 11/26/2014 Chris Mustazza is back from the archives, this time with a new author page for James Weldon Johnson, a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance and former leader of the NAACP.

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Poetry 180 - Home Page. Welcome to Poetry 180.

Poetry 180 - Home Page

Poetry can and should be an important part of our daily lives. Poems can inspire and make us think about what it means to be a member of the human race. By just spending a few minutes reading a poem each day, new worlds can be revealed. Poetry 180 is designed to make it easy for students to hear or read a poem on each of the 180 days of the school year. I have selected the poems you will find here with high school students in mind. 1. The Road Not Taken. Frost, Robert. 1920. Mountain Interval. 2. Mending Wall. Frost, Robert. 1915. North of Boston. How%20To%20Read%20A%20Poem. Writing a Sonnet. 3 of 5 Learn to write a sonnet in iambic pentameter, just like Shakespeare did.

Writing a Sonnet

Discover the rhythm and rhyme scheme of the quatrains and couplets that make up a Shakespearean sonnet. Credit: "Sonnet 18," © 2008 Jinx!