Transform prosaic pupils into powerful poets with these expression-stretching exercises! Fifty fun and creative activities offer plenty of verse-writing practice while teaching poetic terms, phrasing, imagery, alliteration, colorful vocabulary, and more. Your seventh and eighth graders will learn to put feelings into words as they explore diverse styles of poetry such as lyric, haiku, narrative, and free verse. Answer key included. 56 reproducible pages, softcover from Didax.