Found Poetry

Reuse your old magazines and create found poetry from the words you find on the pages.

Found Poetry

1. Get your magazines out of your art / recycling box.

Found Poetry Writing

2. Cut out words and phrases with the intention to use them later in a poem.

Found Poetry Writing

3. OLDER CHILDREN: Play with the words to make poems. This is creating a found poem. 

Found Poetry

5. YOUNGER CHILDREN: Color sort the words. We used the back of cereal box to sort our words into blue and red.

Found Poetry

You’ll have so much creative fun as you explore found poetry!

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