Ekphrastic poetry part 1

Students begin learning about ekphrastic poetry by creating drawings that where then given to write poems about here. Here’s the first part of the lesson where students drew images.



“Writing poetry makes me feel like I can see myself, like I can see my reflection, but not in a mirror, in the world. I write and I know I can be reflected.”
-Oscar S.

“Writing poetry makes me feel free.”
-Buenda D.

“Writing poetry is like your best friend.”
-Jessica M.