Poems by Tynea Lewis

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  • Best Poetry Apps For Your Phone

    Best Poetry Apps - Apps For Writing, Creating And Reading Poetry

    in Poetry Activities

    Poetry today isn’t just about analyzing pieces written hundreds of years ago. It’s a way to express your creativity and find relief from stress. It’s a way to inspire the world with your words and be encouraged by the writing of other people...

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  • Benefits Of Reading Poetry To Children

    Phonological Awareness And Reading Poetry To Children

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    The importance of reading aloud to children is stressed more and more. It is at the core of putting children on the path to...

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  • Social Studies Poems Using Mentor Texts

    in Teaching Poetry

    A mentor text is a text that is used as an example of good writing. Many times these texts can be springboards for you to use to ignite your own creativity and write a piece that has been inspired by someone else's writing.


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  • Poem Templates About Animals And Nature

    Science Mentor Texts

    in Teaching Poetry

    Below are some poems from Family Friend Poems that can be used as mentor texts. These poems were used as inspiration to create templates for others to use to create their own similar poem. Using these examples can be a springboard for classroom as...

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  • Common Spelling And Grammar Mistakes In Poetry

    in How To Write Poetry

    You want your poetry to be a reflection of who you are. You want people to take it seriously. You want it to be as perfect as can be, right? If so, the biggest thing you can do is take time to read through it before making it public. Make sure the...

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  • Pictspiration! Try Photo-Inspired Poetry

    Write A Poem Inspired By A Picture

    in Poetry Activities

    They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Look through your phone, a magazine, or a website to find a pi...

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  • Tips For Writing Better Poetry

    in How To Write Poetry

    Poetry is a unique genre of writing. While there are many forms of poetry that have certain specifications, poetry as a whole is a genre that allows a lot of author creativity. It doesn't have to be a daunting task. It can be a lot of fun if you e...

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  • Stanzas - Couplet, Tercet And Quatrain

    Stanzas - Examples Of Couplets, Tercets And Quatrains

    in Basic Poetic Techniques

    Just like other forms of writing, poetry needs to be organized. Stanzas provide a structure for that organization. Each stanza is made up of a varying number of lines, just like paragraphs are made up of sentences. Each line can be a phrase or com...

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  • Templates And Examples Of Structured Poem Forms

    15 Structured Poetry Forms - Templates And Examples

    in Teaching Poetry




    Structured poems are poems that provide a specific format to follow. They are perfect for those who need a little more help forming a poem. They can eas...

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    • Published: April 20, 2021
    Villanelle About A Breakup

    in Breaking Up Poems

    No one told me about this pain.
    Everything hurts, even my pride.
    It's these emotions I am forced to contain.

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    I always enjoy reading and learning about different poetry styles. Thanks for being a great teacher. The poem was excellent. Best wishes.

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