Angie Rega

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Magic with Markers

Posted by Angie on June 10, 2013 at 10:15 PM

Austin Kleon is a genius.

Blackout Poetry is  one of the best writing activities you can do with high school students  who don't want to stare at a blank page and tell you they don't know what to write.

The words are already on the page waiting for you to work magic with your marker.

You can watch the clip of making a  newspaper blackout poem here:


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 I'm completely hooked!

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