PB – Poetry Friday Power Book: Here We Go


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A poetry Friday Power Book HERE WE GO

by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong

ISBN 978-1-937057-65-7
Item# 484

The twelve anchor poems for HERE WE GO were written by: Naomi Shihab Nye, Carole Boston Weatherford, Joseph Bruchac, David Bowles, Ibtisam Barakat, Eileen Spinelli, David L. Harrison, Kate Coombs, Robyn Hood Black, Michelle Heidenrich Barnes, Renée M. LaTulippe, and Margaret Simon. Their poems are joined together with twenty-four new poems by Janet Wong that form a story featuring a diverse group of kids who are concerned about social justice and work together to fight hunger with a food drive, walkathon, and school garden. Sylvia Vardell’s inventive PowerPlay activities make it easy for writers to get inspired, while her Power2You writing prompts extend the learning. Vardell also created extensive back matter resources for readers and writers. Best for Grades 4 and up.

An NNSTOY Social Justice Book and an NCTE Poetry Notable