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Mashed Potatoes and
Cheese
A Poetic Odyssey
Begin with one poem
Ode to the
Potato
Ode to the Potato
O practical
potato,
vegetable
most like earth,
among elegant aspar...
Choose a complementary
second poem:
Ode To Cheese
Ode to Cheese
Which Makes Us Smile,
When Camera's go Clack.
Ode To Chees...
And weave them together in a way that
makes a new and magical poem:
Ode to the Potato
O practical
potato,
Ode To Cheese,
W...
Or, chose some images...
...and create a visual mashup
Ode to the Potato
O practical
potato,
vegetable
most like earth,
among elegant asparagus,
fashionable
you are unpretentiously
spud.
Tasting only of stone
you have nothing to hide,
are merely functional
a most puritanical root.
O wave your green flags
democratic potato,
you the equal
of any other
potato.
Next Steps....
Add Music
Add Narration
Create characters digitally or 3D
Film, photograph, create
Post to Moodle
Share and...
References
Ode to Cheese http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/ode-to-cheese-2/ Retrieved April 3 2014
Ode to Potato http://www.p...
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Potato mashup--A fun little "Mash Up" idea for a poetry unit

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Potato mashup--A fun little "Mash Up" idea for a poetry unit

  1. 1. Mashed Potatoes and Cheese A Poetic Odyssey
  2. 2. Begin with one poem Ode to the Potato Ode to the Potato O practical potato, vegetable most like earth, among elegant asparagus, fashionable you are unpretentiously spud. Tasting only of stone you have nothing to hide, are merely functional a most puritanical root. O wave your green flags democratic potato, you the equal of any other potato.
  3. 3. Choose a complementary second poem: Ode To Cheese Ode to Cheese Which Makes Us Smile, When Camera's go Clack. Ode To Cheese, Which make us taste, The greatest of flavors, the wackiest of whack. Ode To Cheese, Blue, Gorgonzola, American and Cheddar. Ode To Cheese, Beja and Feta, In all types of weather. Ode To Cheese, For those on a diet, or trying to get fatter. Ode To Cheese, with crackers and wine, with grapes can flatter. Ode To Cheese, when you're sad and happy, Cheese just fits. Ode To Cheese, Mountains and Mountains, or bits and bits. Ode to the Cheese, To appreciate, eat, and take pictures.
  4. 4. And weave them together in a way that makes a new and magical poem: Ode to the Potato O practical potato, Ode To Cheese, Which Makes Us Smile, When Camera's go Clack. vegetable most like earth, Ode To Cheese, Which make us taste, The greatest of flavors, the wackiest of whack. among elegant asparagus, fashionable you are unpretentiously spud. Ode To Cheese, Blue, Gorgonzola, American and Cheddar. Ode To Cheese, Beja and Feta, In all types of weather.
  5. 5. Or, chose some images...
  6. 6. ...and create a visual mashup
  7. 7. Ode to the Potato O practical potato, vegetable most like earth,
  8. 8. among elegant asparagus, fashionable you are unpretentiously spud.
  9. 9. Tasting only of stone you have nothing to hide,
  10. 10. are merely functional a most puritanical root.
  11. 11. O wave your green flags democratic potato,
  12. 12. you the equal of any other potato.
  13. 13. Next Steps.... Add Music Add Narration Create characters digitally or 3D Film, photograph, create Post to Moodle Share and Enjoy
  14. 14. References Ode to Cheese http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/ode-to-cheese-2/ Retrieved April 3 2014 Ode to Potato http://www.phatpoetry.com.au/poetry-vault/poems/ode-potato-0 Retrieved April 3 2014 burlap-bag-with-potatoes.jpg http://images.wisegeek.com/burlap-bag-with-potatoes.jpg Buttermilk-Mashed-Potatoes-with-Asparagus1.jpg http://notenoughcinnamon.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Buttermilk-Mashed-Potatoes-with- Asparagus1.jpg img_2153.jpg http://foodprepper.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/img_2153.jpg potato-happy-face.jpg http://jnelander.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/potato-happy-face.jpg Potato.jpeg http://oregonrural.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Potato.jpeg Potatoes w eyes 1.jpg http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-0Xp5P0x-E_U/Td23sUBT4tI/AAAAAAAAHP0/Mbtqbz7jl7c/s1600/Potatoes%2Bw%2Beyes%2B1.jpg red-potato-salad.jpg http://lh4.ggpht.com/_BizpeaUzxq8/Sj7NVp6HUWI/AAAAAAAABJ4/SCUkaOXvqLQ/s800/red-potato-salad.jpg Potatoes in Dirt https://www.google.ca/search?q=potatoes+in+dirt&client=firefox-a&hs=OfQ&rls=org.mozilla:en- US:official&channel=sb&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=r9RKU6- aCqnT2wW6jYCABg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1277&bih=1023#facrc=_&imgdii=_&imgrc=VTTGVntV3-s23M%253A%3BqVT-7cs24ll_1M%3Bhttp %253A%252F%252Ffoodprepper.files.wordpress.com%252F2012%252F05%252Fimg_2153.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F %252Ffoodprepper.wordpress.com%252F2012%252F05%252F09%252Fi-have-golden-edible-tubers-on-my-table-the-harvest%252F %3B2592%3B1944 Couch Potato http://img2.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20090614070101/uncyclopedia/images/3/30/Couch-potato.gif

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