The Adventures of Dr. Alphabet: 104 Unusual Ways to Write Poetry in the Classroom & the Community By Dave Morice 272 pp. Grades: kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, high school $19.95 paperback There are quite a few creative writing manuals on the market, but there is nothing remotely like The Adventures of Dr. Alphabet, a…

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Spellbound

Spellbound: The Art of Teaching Poetry Edited By Matthew Burgess 240 pp. Grades: all ages $19.95 paperback Spellbound: The Art of Teaching Poetry offers a range of exciting ideas to inspire students of all ages to explore their potential as writers and creators. Featuring original lesson by 26 contributors, including Aracelis Girmay, Bianca Stone, Jason Koo, and…

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