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Here is the Poetry Theater for "Lucky Trade"
|"Lucky Trade" Poetry Theater|
|A poem in two voices|
|Adapted from the poem by Matthew L. Fredericks in |
If Kids Ruled the School, published by Meadowbrook Press.
Summary: A child trades places with his mother for the day.
Presentation Suggestions: Have the students read or perform the poem in
front of the class. Have the students act out the different lines while they read them.
Props: A backpack or lunch bag would be a great prop. If these are not available
the poem can be performed without props.
Delivery:The lines of the poem need to be read with poetic rhythm. For more
information on poetic rhythm and how to perform poetry in classroom, please read the
Performing Poetry section under the Teacher’s Resources.