Presentation on theme: "Every day we will be reading and exploring “Love That Dog” and other poems by amazing poets! You will keep a response journal just like the speaker, Jack,"— Presentation transcript:
1Every day we will be reading and exploring “Love That Dog” and other poems by amazing poets! You will keep a response journal just like the speaker, Jack, in our novel!
2Love That Dog: Pages 1-2 Jack Room 105 : Miss Stretchberry September 13I DON’T WANT TOBECAUSE BOYS DON’T WRITE POETRYGIRL’S DO September 21I TRIED. CAN’T DO IT. BRAINS EMPTY.Who is Jack?Who is Miss.Stretchberry?What doesn’t Jack want to do? Why? Who is he speaking to?What’s his tone toward poetry?This is my puggle, Reese! My husband and I adopted Reese 3 years ago because his owners could not care for him.
3Love That Dog : Pages 3-5 September 27 I don’t understand the poem about the red wheelbarrowAnd the white chickensAnd why so much depends on themIf that is the poemAbout the red wheelbarrowAnd the chickensThen any wordsCan be a poem.You’ve JustGot To MakeShort LinesIs Jack right? Can “any words” put together be a poem?What did you think about The Red Wheelbarrow poem by William Carlos?
4Love That Dog : Pages 3-5 October 4 October 10 Do you promise What do you mean –Why does so much dependUponA blue car?You didn’t say beforeThat I had to tell why.The wheelbarrow guyDidn’t tell why.Do you promiseNot to read itOut loud?Do you promise not to put it on the board?Okay, here it is,But I don’t like it.So much dependsUponBlue carSplattered with mud Speeding down the road.
5Love That DoG: 16 Word Poem On the first page of your poetry response book, please write a 16 word poem.Your poem must be 8 lines long with 16 words total.Your poem must start with“SO MUCH DEPENDS UPON…”Check this out!!A Snow DayBy: Mrs. RitchieSo much dependsuponA FunSnow dayMountains of ClimbingSnowBeside the Burrowed Buses
6Love That Dog : Pages 6-7 October 17 I don’t want to Write about that blue carThat had miles to gobefore it slept. so many miles to go in such a hurry.What was up withthe snowy woods poemyou read today?Why doesn’t the person justkeep going if he’s gotSo many miles to go before he sleeps?And why do I have to tell moreAbout the blue carSplattered with mudSpeeding down the road?
7Love That DoG: Snow Poem On the second page of your poetry response book, please write a cinquain about winter.Check this out!!Winter Wind By: Mrs. RitchieWinter Artic, BitterBlowing, Stabbing, IcingI wear a scarf WindThe first line is one word.The second line contains two adjectives.The third line has three words ending in “ing.”The fourth line has four or more words that make a complete sentence.The fifth line is one word.
8Love That Dog : Pages 8-9 October 24 Blue car, blue car, shining brightIn the darkness of the night:Who could see you speeding byLike a comet in the sky? I could see you in the night,Blue car, blue car, shining bright.I could see you speeding by like a comet in the sky.I am sorry to say I did not really understandThe tiger tiger burning bright poemBut at least it sounded goodIn my earsHere is the blue car with tiger sounds…Some of the tiger soundsAre still in my ears like drums beat-beat-beating
9Let’s find the end rhyme pattern in “Tyger” by William Blake! In what distant deeps or skies Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare he aspire? What the hand dare seize the fire? And what shoulder and what art Could twist the sinews of thy heart? And when thy heart began to beat, What dread hand and what dread feet? What is the Rhyme scheme?What other poetic devices did you notice in this poem?
10Love That DoG: End Rhyme Poem Here are the requirements of a CLERIHEW! Please write this on page three of your response book!They are four lines long.The first and second lines rhyme with each other, and the third and fourth lines rhyme with each other.The first line names a person, and the second line ends with something that rhymes with the name of the person.A clerihew can be humorous or serious! Your choice!Must Follow…AA BBFormat!
11Garfield A Garfield the cat On his rear he sat. B Eating lasagna galoreWhile Ruining the decor.AB
12Love That Dog : Pages 10-16 October 31 November 6 Yes You can put The two blue-car poemsOn the board But only if you don’t putMy nameOn them.They look niceTyped up like thatOn blue paperOn a yellow board(but still don’t tell anyone who wrote them, okay?)(And what does anonymous mean?Is it good?)
13Love That Dog : Pages 10-16 November 15th November 9 Yes, I used to have a pet.I don’t want to write about it.You’re going to ask meWhy not?Right?I don’t have any petsSo I can’t write about oneAnd especiallyI can’t writeA POEMAbout one.Lets INFER…Why might Jack not want to talk about a pet he used to have?
14Love That Dog : Pages 10-16 November 29 November 22 I liked thoseSmall poemsWe read today.When They’re smallLike that you can readA whole bunch in a short timeAnd then in your head are all the picturesOf all the small thingsFrom all the small poems.Can’t I make up a pet-A different one?Like a tiger?Or a hamster?A goldfish?Turtle?Snail?Worm?Flea?
15And how he’d sometimesChomp at a flyAnd then sleepIn his loose skinJust like that poet,Miss Valerie Worth,Says,In her smallDog poem.I liked how the kitten leapedIn the cat poemAnd how you could seeThe long head of the horse in the horse poemAnd I especially liked the dogIn the dog poemBecause that’s just howMy yellow dogUsed to lie down,With his tongue all limpAnd his chinBetween his paws
16Love That Dog: Valerie Worth Inspired Poem Please write on page four of your response journalWrite a poem describing an animal, person, plant, insect… it has to be living.Your poem must be at least 6-8 lines long!Your poem must also include at least 5 verbs!Having trouble?Picture yourself watching an animal at the zoo!What is the animal? What is it doing?Giraffe By Irene Latham
17December 4th December 13th Why do you want To type up what I wrote About readingThe small poems?It’s not a poem?Is it?I guess you can put it on the boardIf you want toBut don’t put my name on itIn case other people thinkIt’s not a poem.I guess it does look like a poemWhen you see it typed up like thatBut, I think maybeIt would look better if there was more spaceBetween the linesLike how I wrote itThe first time.And I likes the picture of the yellow dogyou put beside it.But that’s not howMy yellow dogLooked.
18Love That Dog : Pages 20-21 January 10 And you said that Mr. Robert FrostWho wrote about the pastureWas also the one who wrote aboutThose snowy woodsAnd the miles to go before he sleeps –Well!I really really reallyDid NOT get the pasture poemYou read today.I mean:Somebody’s going out to the pastureTo clean the springAnd to getThe little tottery calfWhile he’s out thereAnd he isn’t goingTo be gone longAnd he wants YOU(Who is YOU?)To come too.I mean REALLY.I think Mr. Robert Frost has a littleToo much time on his hands!
19Love That Dog: Robert Frost Inspired Poem Please write on page 5 of your response journal.Write a poem inviting someone to join you doing or experiencing something that you especially enjoy.It can be something you like to do outdoors or indoors. It can be a special place that you like to visit or an activity that you enjoy.Think about the things that make the place or activity special.Use descriptive words in your poem to encourage the reader to accept your invitation.Help him or her to see, hear, and feel the wonderful experience that is so special to you.Free VerseA poem that does not have any Rhyme.