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Zombies! Evacuate the School!

Sara E. Holbrook, Karen Sandstrom (Illustrator)

Hardcover

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Paperback (9/1/2014)

Description

Celebrated performance poet Sara Holbrook's poems range from begging for a few more minutes' sleep to a "slam-dancing ride" on the big yellow bus, from the teacher who picks up signals with "antennae in her hair" to a full-on zombie invasion. Silly, serious, and everything in between, these poems show kids that poetry is not just for grown-ups! Writing prompts and mini poetry lessons throughout introduce readers to many of the elements of poetry and invite kids to write poems of their own.


Praise For Zombies! Evacuate the School!

"A good classroom text for teachers to show and tell how words 'tickle our senses or make images in our heads.'" —Booklist

"Will appeal to reluctant readers and those who are intimidated by poetry. Language-arts teachers will appreciate the writing prompts and may even consider using this book in poetry-writing units." —School Library Journal

Wordsong, 9781590788202, 56pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2010



About the Author

Sara Holbrook puts words into action, writing and performing poetry for kids of all ages. The author of poetry books for children and adults, she delights ins haring her love of words in classrooms worldwide. She lives in northern Ohio.

Karen Sandstrom is a lifelong artist and writer who never wanted to choose between words and pictures. She's an award-winning journalist, a book critic, and a short-story writer.