Language Objective: I will write a Found Poem using newspaper clippings.
1. Writing prompt: Margorie McCall's Gravestone
View the image and write your version of Margorie McCall's story. You have 10 minutes to write.
2. Stephen King on Imagery
3. Use the newspapers, scissors and glue provided to you to make your own Found Poem:
"Found poems take existing texts and refashion them, reorder them, and present them as poems. The literary equivalent of a collage, found poetry is often made from newspaper articles, street signs, graffiti, speeches, letters, or even other poems" (poets.org).
4. Before you leave class, complete the Creative Writing Survey here.