WorldCat Identities

Collom, Jack 1931-

Overview
Works: 150 works in 180 publications in 1 language and 1,571 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PN1101, 808.1071073
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Moving windows : evaluating the poetry children write by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond providing insights into evoking, evaluating, and encouraging children's poetry, this book may give other poets and writers insights for their own writing. The 17 chapters discuss the following topics: (1) teaching poetry in the schools; (2) relating personal memories in poetry; (3) writing poems about animals; (4) using the chant; (5) writing poems collaboratively; (6) candor and innocence; (7) energy in poetry; (8) poems with the element of surprise; (9) rhythm, rhyme, and other sounds; (10) poetic "moves" or play with meaning; (11) creating poetry with an emphasis on factual details; (12) metaphor and surreal language; (13) concision, shapeliness, and understatement; (14) adult-like thought and feeling in children's poetry; (15) empathy; (16) other methods to use in writing poetry; and (17) evaluating children's poetry. The appendix contains eight poems by such poets as Denise Levertov and William Carlos Williams. (El)
Poetry everywhere : teaching poetry writing in school and in the community by Jack Collom( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations, sings by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polemics by Anselm Hollo( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red car goes by : (selected poems 1955-2000) by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arguing with something Plato said : a few environs poems : poems by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second nature by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exchanges of earth & sky by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold instant : works by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue heron ; &, IBC by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wind : busking poetry on the downtown Boulder Mall summer 2006 by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunflower by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extremes & balances by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fox by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

8-ball by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicker : a collaborative poem by Lyn Hejinian( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Grand Island by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Moving windows : evaluating the poetry children write
Alternative Names
Jack Collom American writer

Languages
English (47)

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Poetry everywhere : teaching poetry writing in school and in the communitySituations, singsPolemicsRed car goes by : (selected poems 1955-2000)Arguing with something Plato said : a few environs poems : poemsCold instant : worksIn the wind : busking poetry on the downtown Boulder Mall summer 2006