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Teaching Poetry to Children

Honors professor and Associate Director Diann McCabe taught HON 3392R Teaching Poetry to Children in the fall semester.  Students in this course study the work of poet Kenneth Koch to learn how to teach children to read and write poetry. Using classical poetry and a "poetry idea," students teach poetry to children in elementary and middle school classes, prepare books of the children's original poems, and hold children's poetry readings in the classrooms and in the library.

Please read the Texas State blog entry about the Honors Teaching Poetry to Children course.