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  1. 1. Aileen FisherBy Stephanie Wages
  2. 2. Aileen Fisher"My first and chief love in writing is writing childrens verse."
  3. 3. Facts about Aileen American Poet Over 100 Award Winning Books September 9, 1906 Iron River, Michigan BA in Journalism in 1927  Chicago  Missouri Adult Life = Boulder, CO December 2, 2002
  4. 4. Fun Facts 1st Poem Child Life  Fall 1927 Director of the Women’s National Journal Register  Chicago 1928-1931 Research Assistant for Labor Bureau of the Middle West  Chicago 1931-1932 Freelance Writer  1932 1st Book Coffee-Pot Face  1933 National Council of Teachers of English Excellence in Poetry  1978
  5. 5. Types and Themes Poetry Books  Picture  Biblical Prose  Nature  America Biographies Plays Articles for magazines and journals
  6. 6. Writerly Techniques Imagery Rhyming Personification Metaphor
  7. 7. My Cat Has Eyes ofSapphire Blue (1973)
  8. 8. Feathered Ones and Furry(1979)
  9. 9. A Lantern in the Window(1957)
  10. 10. Going Barefoot (1960)
  11. 11. The StoryGoes On(2005)
  12. 12. The Storyof Easter(1998)
  13. 13. Other Works by Aileen Fisher  The Coffee-Pot Face (1933)  I Heard a Bluebird Sing (2002)  In the Woods, In the Meadow, In the Sky (1962)  In the Middle of the Night (1965)
  14. 14. Classroom Use Lessons about  Nature  Seasons  Celebrations  Animals  Famous People Grade Level  Varies on Text  Elementary
  15. 15. Works Cited http://poetryatplay.org/2011/10/01/poet- of-the-week-aileen-fisher-2/ http://www.nytimes.com/2002/12/09/boo ks/aileen-fisher-96-prolific-author-of- children-s-books.html http://theartofchildrenspicturebooks.blogs pot.com/2011/05/going-barefoot.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aileen_Fisher
  16. 16. Aileen FisherBy Stephanie Wages

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