Found Poetry is a creative writing assignment to use with any text. Students choose words or phrases from a novel, short story, or nonfiction piece and use them to create an original poem. Resource includes two rubric styles and a fully editable version (.doc).
What You Get
1. Assignment for any text
2. Assignment for Michael Shaara's The Killer Angels
3. Editable version (.doc)
Ideas for above-grade-level learners:
-Specific an extended length (e.g, 25 lines instead of 15)
-Have students compose multiple poems from the same text, extracting different themes or different conclusions on the same theme.
This product is also part of the The Killer Angels – Resource Bundle
Are you looking for a bigger Found Poetry unit? Try this Found Poetry Packet
While you're here, check out these Poetry Bellringers
and Resources for Interactive Notebooks
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