Poetry Recycled, Remixed, Spoken

When constraints are placed on familiar practices, creativity blossoms. Words recycled from printed text on junk mail and food boxes provides a unique opportunity to explore words playfully.


Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Categories include:
  • Language Arts
  • Grades 3-5
  • Grades 6-8
  • Art
Tags: Arts & Crafts, Speaking & Listening, Reading
Grades covered: Grades 3–5
Topics: Poetry, Sentence Structure, Stanza, Fine Motor Skills

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