Objective: Choose and use language beyond the everyday to increase the power of your writing.

 

Moving Words (JF Image): Create a powerful, original poem using words and phrases found in ReadWriteThink’s old “Word Mover” tool http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/Word_Mover/

Visions of Jupiter (JF):

  • Read and pass the quiz on the May 30th Newsela article on the planet Jupiter.
  • Write a free verse, found object poem describing the planet Jupiter by choosing and using the most amazing words and phrases from the article. (Create a found object, free verse poem with line breaks and power).

Speak the Speech (JF): 

  • Choose one of the following commencement speeches
  • Write a free verse, found object poem on a subject of your choice by choosing and using the most amazing words and phrases from the speech of your choice. (Create a found object, free verse poem with line breaks and power).
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