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Study the genre of poetry by taking part in step-by-step workshops with favorite authors.

Meet celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni.

Jack Prelutsky

Listen to U.S. Children's Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky read one of his poems, then follow his tips and techniques to have some fun with poetry writing!
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Karla Kuskin

Karla Kuskin demonstrates how to use descriptive words to create powerful poems.
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Jean Marzollo

Rhyme and rhythm are two keys to writing poetry — and I Spy riddles as well, using Jean Marzollo's tips and activities.
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