Wednesday, April 25, 2007
National Poetry Month at Woodbury Public Schools
April is National Poetry Month. Here are just a few of the exciting ways that Woodbury Public School students are celebrating:
• High School English students are participating in a Billy Collins Poetry Contest. The winning entry will honor the former U.S. Poet Laureate’s award winning form, style and unique writer’s voice.
• Elementary students are reading a poem a day from a children’s poetry anthology created by Alysa Cummings, PreK-12 Curriculum and Instruction Supervisor.
Photo (left to right):
Walnut Street School students Kristy-Anna Towles and Trey Wilson decorate the Fourth Grade ‘Poet Tree’ with original Diamante poems they wrote as part of National Poetry Month.