HPMS 424 Poetry Celebration

The Hunts Point Middle School 424 Poetry & Portfolio Celebration, 5/14/2010 For 7 years, I’ve been teaching Poetry to my 7th Graders. Instead of exploring high school or other advanced poetry, I focus upon a variety of themes to teach poetic devices: Onomatopoeia, alliteration, simile, metaphor, rhyme, repetition, meter, double-entendre, personification, hyperbole, etc. I do, however, […]