Monthly Archives: April 2016

NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 19/30: Take-a-Line Tuesday

At Today’s Little Ditty, the DMC is to write an echo poem  Marilyn Singer has a new book, Echo, Echo featuring her Reverso poems.  I haven’t written one for six years.  You can find them HERE. Since it’s “Take-A-Line” Tuesday, … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 18/30: Mystery Monday

Here’s to hoping to stay on track this week.  This an example of Spine Poetry that I am sharing with students.  

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 16/30: Shadorma Saturdays

  The North Bank Canal at Minidoka Relocation Camp the canal evening respite after work the sun sets the fence reminds, confines us we are prisoners ©Jone Rush MacCulloch

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 15/30: Freestyle Fridays

Poetry Friday is hosted by Michelle at Today’s Little Ditty. Here’s a fib with one of my favorite photos.

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 14/30: Tanka Thursdays

  Lavatory at Minidoka Historical Site the lavatory no privacy for interred against the blue sky how did occupants survive stripped of dignity and hope ©Jone Rush MacCulloch, 2016    

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 17/30: Scribble Sundays

Sijo is a Korean poetic form older than haiku.  The traditional for is three lines of  14-16 syllables in each line.  The modern form is six lines of 7-8 syllables each. spring morning, walk the sand dunes cloud cover unravels … Continue reading

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2016 Kidlitosphere Progressive Poem

East Coasters,  I am so sorry.  It’s been quite the week returning from Spring Break.  Yikes! It was an honor to start last year’s poem.  And it’s quite fun to hop into the middle of things.  Love seeing this unfold. … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 13/30: Word Wednesdays

It’s Word Wednesday. Today’s  word is how I feel: stuck Poem days Word plays Verb jams Poetry slams Writer is stuck. ©Jone Rush MacCulloch    

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 12/30:Take-a-line Tuesdays

Last week was Spring Break.  Husband and I were in Idaho and had the opportunity to visis Minidoka National Historic Site.  It was one of ten relocation camps that over 127,000 Japanese Americans were interred during World War II. It … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 11/30: Mystery Mondays

It’s Monday Mystery!  Today I’m featuring two little projects/models for my upcoming ART CART for fourth and fifth grade.  Fourth  and fifth graders will be able to use the ART CART during book checkout and recesses. For April, our focus … Continue reading

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