by O'Neill Public Schools
This course material is only available in the iTunes U app on iPhone or iPad.
1.) Understand that identity & perspective determine the voice of the poet and the message of the poem.
2.) Define poetic elements and use them in poetry & writing.
3.) Create a collection of personal poetry.
|1||Sensory Chart||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||Figurative Language||Interactive Workbook includes interactive activities and a companion quiz.  This work book is intended to be instructor lead.  Instructors guide is included. Lesson Objective Students will be able to identify and use figurative language.  Common Core Alignment Reading: Literature Craft and Structure RL.5.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes. Writing Text Types and Purposes W.5.3. Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences. Use concrete words and phrases and sensory details to convey experiences and events precisely. Language Conventions of Standard English Vocabulary Acquisition and Use L.5.5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings. Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context. L.6.5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings. Interpret figures of speech (e.g., personification) in context.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||Name Poem brainstorm sheet||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
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|7||Poetry app review form||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
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|9||iBrainstorm||Capturing and sharing your inner most creative genius has never been easier. Introducing the first multi-device collaboration tool from Universal Mind. From iPad to iPad with just a flick of the finger, iBrainstorm has set the bar and has redefined the very nature of collaboration. Add a note, then drag and drop it anywhere on the iPad's screen to create any desired order or pattern. Assign colors to give additional meaning or priority. Provide clarity to your students or classmates through simple organization. The iPad canvas also serves as a drawing board. Draw, erase or zoom in for tighter control. Everything is then captured for later. Show relationships between ideas or just capture your best stickman - it's easy. Think it. Share it. Love it!||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||Ideament||Ideament lets you easily draw a diagram - mind map, concept map, or flow chart - and convert it to a text outline, and vice versa. You can use Ideament for anything, such as brainstorming new ideas, illustrating concepts, making lists and outlines, planning presentations, creating organizational charts, and more! Create Ideas Instantly Copy text from another app, such as an email, document, or web page, and import it into Ideament to automatically create an idea. Share Your Ideas Diagrams and outlines can be easily shared via email or the cloud (Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, Box) and copied directly into other apps. Diagrams can also be saved to the Photos app (to sync to your desktop) or uploaded to Facebook. Try It Out! Download for free, create an idea, and check out everything it has to offer. The in-app upgrade allows you to create an unlimited number of ideas. There is also a paid version available in the App Store that includes the Plus upgrade, just look for Ideament+ Looking for Idea Sketch? You've found it! Idea Sketch became Ideament in 2015.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|11||Popplet Lite||Popplet is the simplest tool to capture and organize your ideas. With Popplet you can quick jot down your ideas and sort them visually. Apple has featured us in "Tools for Teachers", "New and Noteworthy", "What's Hot" and "Get Stuff Done" Popplet is great for school and for learning in the classroom and at home. Students use Popplet to think and learn visually. By capturing facts, thoughts, and images, students learn to create relationships between them and generate new ideas. Popplet is also great for work and for generating ideas in the office or on the go. Professionals use Popplet to generate ideas and plan projects. By brainstorming visually or jotting down notes, Popplet helps professionals organize their thoughts and generate their next big idea. This is the LITE version of Popplet. Popplet Lite will be free forever, but is limited to just one popplet. The full version of Popplet lets you create an unlimited number of local Popplet boards on your iPhone or iPad. People use Popplet to: + Study: School Projects, Class Notes + Explore Ideas: Brainstorming, Mindmapping + Plan Projects: Diagrams, Process Charts + Collect Inspiration: Mood Boards, Scrapbook, Travel Plans Key Features of Lite: + One Popplet board + Capture notes in text + Capture notes with images + Capture notes with a drawing tool + Change the color of your notes and Popplet board + Link notes to each other visually + Export as PDF as JPEG + Pinch to zoom and expand + Multi Language Support If you like Popplet after trying this LITE version, please download the 'full' version and you will also get: + Unlimited local boards + See the Popplet boards of other users through the 'Public' tab to get inspired And be able to access additional features if you sign-up and create an 'online' account: + 10 free 'online' boards accessible through a web browser at www.popplet.com + Ability to collaborate with other Popplet users on your online boards We are committed to continually improving and updating Popplet and would love to hear what you think. Come visit us at www.popplet.com or email us at email@example.com. You can also follow us on Twitter at @poppletny!||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||POETRY - The Poetry Foundation||With the Poetry Foundation's universal iOS app, you can now take thousands of poems by classic and contemporary poets with you wherever you go. From William Shakespeare to César Vallejo to Heather McHugh, the Poetry Foundation's app turns your phone, iPod Touch or iPad into a mobile poetry library: * Search for old favorites with memorable lines. * Give your device a shake to discover new poems to fit any mood. * Save your favorite poems to read and share later—through Facebook, Twitter, or e-mail. * Read poems by T.S. Eliot, Pablo Neruda, Lucille Clifton, Emily Dickinson, and many others. Nominated for a WEBBY award.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|13||Poetry Daily||Welcome to Poetry Daily for iPhone! Poetry Daily is an anthology of contemporary poetry. Each day, we bring you a new poem from new books, magazines, and journals, chosen from the work of a wide variety of poets to provide you with a window on the broad range of poetry offered annually by publishers large and small. If you would like to find out more about Poetry Daily, visit our website! http://www.poems.com/||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|14||The Poetry App||Great poetry read aloud by great actors ‘Poetry, this trinity of sound, sense and sensibility, gives voice to experience in the way that no other art form can’ Josephine Hart The Josephine Hart Poetry Foundation has developed a free app, allowing users to read their favourite poetry collections alongside performances and narrations by great actors. The Poetry App was originally designed for the late author and poetry enthusiast, Josephine Hart. It is now being constantly updated to ensure that all the readings surrounding her infamous Poetry Hours will be available to view. The Poetry App will draw you into a parallel universe of over one hundred poems from sixteen of the greatest poets of all time. The poetry is accompanied by video and audio narrations from over thirty world-class actors and performers. The Poetry App was designed for students, teachers, poetry lovers and poetry novices – everyone should be given the chance to enjoy great poetry read aloud. Read introductions and essays for each poet, beautifully written by Josephine Hart. Her knowledge of poetry and passion for verse makes this feature an ideal educational tool for anyone and everyone wanting to dive into the enchanting world of poetry. Are you a poet? Do you fancy creating your own poetry? Write poems, save them into your very own library, and share your creations with your friends. If you get stuck along the way, The Poetry App can supply you with inspirational words from all your favourite poets. ‘Poetry, once it entered my mind, surfaced at times of need and became a lifeline’ Josephine Hart THE POETS W.H Auden, Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Browning, Lord Byron, Emily Dickinson, T.S Eliot, Robert Frost, Rudyard Kipling, Philip Larkin, Robert Lowell, John Milton, Marianne Moore, Sylvia Plath, Christina Rossetti, Percy Bysshe Shelley, William Butler Yeats THE POETRY HOUR NARRATORS Melvyn Bragg, Richard Eyre, David Hare, Frieda Hughes, Tom Stoppard, Alan Yentob, Peter Florence & Deborah Findlay THE POETRY HOUR ACTORS Eileen Atkins, Claire Bloom, Bono, Tom Burke, Nancy Carroll, Simon Callow, Alan Cox, Brian Cox, Kenneth Cranham, Sinead Cusack, Charles Dance, Hugh Dancy, Joanna David, Brian Dennehy, Lindsay Duncan, Rupert Evans, Ralph Fiennes, Deborah Findlay, Peter Florence, Edward Fox, Emilia Fox, Bob Geldof, Alexander Gilmour, Julian Glover, Grey Gowrie, Rupert Graves, Robert Hardy, Tom Hollander, Frieda Hughes, Jeremy Irons, Max Irons, Derek Jacobi, Felicity Jones, Felicity Kendal, Damien Lewis, Helen McCrory, Ian McDiarmid, Elizabeth McGovern, Roger Moore, John Mortimer, Harold Pinter, Rosamund Pike, Edna O’Brien, Charlotte Rampling, Kelly Reilly, Eddie Redmayne, Dan Stevens, Juliet Stevenson, Mark Strong, Harriet Walter, Dominic West, Samuel West, Greg Wise and Angus Wright. WEBSITE: www.thepoetryapp.org FEATURES: Read poetry from sixteen of the greatest poets through the ages Listen and watch powerful narrations, as over thirty world-class actors and performers read poetry aloud Read in-depth introductions and essays by Josephine Hart on each poet and their poetry Create your own poetry with the ability to record your own narration Share everything through Email, Twitter and Facebook The favourites library allows you to download audio and video for viewing without Internet connection. Download your favourite poems and take poetry with you anywhere Not everything is what it seems – additional content has been hidden throughout the app. Click on objects to find the secret poetry Extra iPad content includes WWI Poetry||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|15||Poetry Creator | Verses - Poetry, Poems & Poets||Ever wonder what it would be like to mash-up a Shakespeare poem with a Hip Hop Song? Verses is a new iPhone and iPad app that puts a fresh spin on a cherished classic: refrigerator magnet poetry. We built this app to set your creativity ablaze with Verses's limitless word mixing possibilities that allow you to become a kind of dictionary DJ. After creating a poem out of your own personal mix of dictionaries, you can send your creation to friends via email or publish it in your Facebook photo album! (network connectivity required) Arranging words into your own poetry is much easier and smoother (and thus more enjoyable) using Verses, as opposed to the original "real life" fridge magnets. But even more enjoyable is the pleasure of sharing your poetic creations with friends. With the click of a button, you can publish your poem to Facebook (assuming you're logged in). Then ALL of your friends can see your creativity, not just the ones who happen to be in standing in front of your fridge (Facebook account and network connectivity required). Plus you can email your poetry directly to your friends, all without ever leaving the app. You can also save your poetry to your device's photo album. Verses comes with 4 dictionaries, including: •Old School Words •New School Words •'The' Dictionary •If Ands Or Buts Dictionary You can also buy premium dictionaries for an additional cost, which can add even more flavor and character to your poems. Premium dictionaries are available as optional in-app purchases and include: •Hip-Hop Dictionary •Beatnik Dictionary •60's Dictionary 1 •60's Dictionary 2 •LOL-tionary •Sci-Fi Dictionary •Shakespeare Dictionary •19th & 20th Century Dictionary We've also added Achievements that will track your progress and keep a tally of your own personal "Poetry Score."||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|16||Poetry Everywhere||Celebrate poetry with an iPhone app! Now poetry lovers have a new way of experiencing great poems with a free app. POETRY EVERYWHERE is a collection of short poetry videos featuring contemporary poets reading their own works, introduced by Garrison Keillor. It’s pure poetry! With easy navigation, this app is a sure way to provide reflection and inspiration. "What makes a good poem? I’d say stickiness, a kind of memorability....You hear it and a day later some of it is still there in your brain. I think a poem is “good” if it's memorable, reciteable, and it’s accessible. There are many good poems out there you don't get a chance to see or hear and now Poetry Everywhere is giving people just that opportunity." - Garrison Keillor With selections ranging from Billy Collins and Ted Kooser to Lucille Clifton, Maxine Kumin, and Marilyn Chin, the POETRY EVERYWHERE app is a fresh take on poetry. Enjoy a broad spectrum of voices and gain an even deeper appreciation of this timeless art form. About the Project: WGBH (wgbh.org) and David Grubin Productions, in association with the Poetry Foundation, created this project to reach new audiences with the power of great poetry, and to increase poetry’s presence on television and the Web. In addition to our website, www.pbs.org/poetry, the videos will appear on local public television stations. We hope this project offers moments of excitement and even revelation throughout your day.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|17||Speak||Speak v. 3 is a platform with which to experiment with digital poetry. Users can enter their own text and interact with it in the Speak way, or they can feed the app with text from a Twitter stream. Speak v. 1 was an interactive poem about mistaken identity and the confusion that happens when people believe you are somebody you are not. V. 2 was a mini-platform hosting texts about place, voice and the nature of poetry itself. It features four commissioned texts, written by well-known guest poets: — J.R. Carpenter — David Jhave Johnston — Jim Andrews — Aya Karpinska Speak is the first app in the Poetry for Excitable [Mobile] Media (P.o.E.M.M. ) Cycle. We will create a series of ten such apps, each exploring different interaction methods, collaboration strategies, and publication methods. The P.o.E.M.M.s are also part of a series of exhibition-scale interactive touch-works integrated with large-scale printed texts. To find out more about the P.o.E.M.M. project, visit www.poemm.net.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|18||Rhyme Lite | must-have for poets, song writers, rappers and romantics||Looking for inspiration for a poem, song or rap? ::Use Rhyme! :: Rhyme for iPhone/iPod touch is a phonetic dictionary with 120.000+ rhyme words. Based on the settings Rhyme can find words that rhyme on one or two last syllables. Rhyme is a must-have for poets, song writers, rappers and romantics. **************************************************** Version 3.0 includes: -option to rhyme on the first syllable -option to rhyme on the second syllable -option for dynamic font size -option to include 3+ syllables words -sorting based on word size or alphabet||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|19||Word Mover||ReadWriteThink's Word Mover mobile app is used to supplement classroom instruction, reinforce concepts taught in class, and offer increased student engagement through the use of tablet devices and their associated functionality. Word Mover allows children and teens to create "found poetry" by choosing from word banks and existing famous works; additionally, users can add new words to create a piece of poetry by moving/manipulating the text. FEATURES: - Multi-user poem storage - User management with the ability to delete or restore within 2 weeks - 6 poem categories, each with the ability to personalize - 12 backgrounds for stylizing poems - Helpful how-to information available throughout app - Auto-saving of poems as they are created - Viewing of finished poem for proofreading - Ability to save poem to photos - Ability to print poem on a wireless printer - Ability to send poem by e-mail Word Mover is an educational app for all ages that adds creativity and fun to the learning process. If you have ideas for educational uses for this app in school or at home, please share with us in the customer reviews. Privacy: Your poems are private unless you decide to share them by e-mail. ReadWriteThink.org does not store any personal information from this app.||--||Free||View in iTunes|