POETRY WRITING ACTIVITY: TEXTING POETRY
Bring what students love into your English class with this fun activity. This resource allows students to combine their love of texting with poetic expression!
INCLUDED IN YOUR PURCHASE:
• A 9 slide Powerpoint presentation which includes information on why texting can be poetic, various examples of texting poems, and a prompt for students to write their own text poems
• A handout which can be used as a guideline for writing in texting language.
• Two good copy sheets where students can write their own original text poems (in a blank cell phone). Looks great on display!
WHAT TEACHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT THIS ACTIVITY:
♥ A wonderful activity. I know that my 8th grade students are really going to tune into this activity. We are going to display texting poems in the hallway!
♥ A unique and fun way to involve students and encourage them to try poetry!
♥ Although I won't be using this for a few months, I'm already looking forward to having my students create text poetry. Thanks for making such a relevant resource!
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