Picture Yourself Writing Poetry: Using Photos to Inspire Writing

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A digital solution for your classroom with features created with teachers and students in mind: * Perpetual license * 24 hour, 7 days a week access * No limit to the number of students accessing one title at a time * Provides a School to Home connection wherever internet is available * Easy to use * Ability to turn audio on and off * Words highlighted to match audio Poetry is more than rhyming words on a page. A poem is crafted by carefully selecting each word and rhythm. But how does a poet get started? Finding inspiration is as easy as looking at a picture.
 

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This book gives great advice to anyone who is looking to write poetry. Have to write a poem in school and need some advice? This is a great book to turn to! Read full review

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جنہوں نے بستی اجاڑ ڈالی، کبھی تو ان کا حساب ہو گا
وہ دن گئے جب کہ ہر ستم کو ادائے محبوب کہہ کے چپ تھے
اٹھی جو اب ہم پہ اینٹ کوئی تو اس کا پتھر جواب ہو گا
سحر کی خوشیاں منانے والو، سحر کے تیور بتا رہے ہیں
ابھی تو اتنی گھٹن بڑھے گی کہ سانس لینا عذاب ہو گا
سکوتِ صحرا میں بسنے والو، ذرا رُتوں کا مزاج سمجھو
جو آج کا دن سکوں سے گزرا تو کل کا موسم خراب ہو گا
نہیں کہ یہ صرف شاعری ہے، غزل میں تاریخِ بے حسی ہے
 

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Laura Purdie Salas is the author of more than 100 books for kids and teens. Her work has received the Minnesota Book Award and other honors, includingnbsp; Bank Street Best Books of the Year, and NCTE Notables. She and her husband live in Minnesota and have two monsters of their own, Maddie and Annabelle. When Laura's not reading or writing, she likes to dance, play games, and work with the Minnesota Brass drum corps (which involves a lot of Counting, following Patterns, and creating Shapes on the field). She tries to eat More vegetables and Less brownies, but that is hard! Learn more about Laura at laursalas.com.

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