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Mr. Rick Casterline

Blackout Poetry

Grades: 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade
Subjects: English Language Arts, Writing, Character Building

Student Instructions

If you like poetry, try this activity! 1. Take a picture of a newspaper or magazine article or a page from a book 2. Using the drawing tool, make a poem by blacking out the words you don't want *Hint: it helps to box the words/phrases you'd like to keep 3. Record yourself reading your poem