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Collom, Jack 1931-2017

Overview
Works: 175 works in 217 publications in 1 language and 1,684 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Periodicals  Zines  Comics (Graphic works) 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PN1101, 808.1
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Moving windows : evaluating the poetry children write by Jack Collom( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 279 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 )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sixty five alphabetically ordered entries on poetry, each more than two pages, offering exercises, examples and student samples. Also includes seven essays pertaining to teaching poetry, several suggestions on how to use the book, and an appendix showing exercises by school subject A collection of entries pertaining to virtually all the different forms of poetry. Includes entries on acrostics, definition poems, list poems, odes, â used to/but nowâ poems, and other innovative forms designed to bolster creative writing. Collom and Noethe truly understand their audience, for they have also addressed the need for ideas on how to integrate poetry into the English core curriculum in a section at the back of the book, filled with essays that guide you through the entire poetry teaching process. There are 11 essays in all, in addition to an appendix of exercises arranged by school subject." --Abebooks.com
Situations, sings by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polemics by Anselm Hollo( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 66 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 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second nature by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

Exchanges of earth & sky by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold instant : works by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 42 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 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extremes & balances by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fox by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunflower by Jack Collom( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The( )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicker : a collaborative poem by Lyn Hejinian( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 28 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

Dot's Diner by Elizabeth Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Grand Island by Jack Collom( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice by Jack Collom( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Moving windows : evaluating the poetry children write
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Poetry everywhere : teaching poetry writing in school and in the communitySituations, singsPolemicsArguing with something Plato said : a few environs poems : poemsCold instant : worksDot's Diner
Alternative Names
Jack Collom American writer

Jack Collom Amerikaans dichter (1931-2017)

Jack Collom écrivain américain

Jack Collom escriptor estatunidenc

Jack Collom escritor estadounidense

Jack Collom poeta estauxunidense (1931–2017)

Jack Collom poeta merikano

Jack Collom scríbhneoir Meiriceánach

Jack Collom scrittore statunitense

Jack Collom shkrimtar amerikan

Jack Collom yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

جاك كولوم عالم طيور من امريكا

Languages
English (55)