Creating Poetry from AdvocacyWords are PowerDiamante Poetry about the Children’s March It doesnt matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always. - Oprah Winfrey
AND THE WORLDSTUDENTS SPOKE AND LISTENED…MARCHED
Line 1 Noun Opposite of line 7Line 2 Adjective, Adjective Description of line 1Line 3 Verb, verb, verb -ing or -ed words describing line 1Line 4 Four words or a four First two about line 1, word phrase second two about line 7 Or A phrase that describes the relationship between line 1 and line 7Line 5 Verb, verb, verb -ing or –ed words describing line 7Line 6 Adjective, adjective Description of line 7Line 7 Noun Opposite of line 1
Words That Describe Opposite Nouns Action Verbs or PhrasesThe Children’s MarchFreedom Trapped Marching to bring changeBrave Cowardly Marching to New IdeasAcceptance Racism Bigotry breeds only hate
After generating lists and ideas together, complete your diamante poem map. Write two versions of your poem, and then share with a partner and revise Copy your final poem and turn in at the end of the period. We will post the poetry on our blogs after final revision and editing.