“Prizing Poetry”

Unit title: “Prizing Poetry”
Global issue cluster(s): Art, creativity, and the imagination
Area of exploration(s): Readers, writers and texts; Time and space
Key concepts
: Creativity, perspective
Related concepts: Style (stylistic and formal features of poetry)
Statement of inquiry: Poetry broadens our understanding of global topics of importance by allowing us to participate in the experiences of others and relate them to ourselves.
Text(s): Poems from any poet from the PRL, chosen freely.

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