1. Students will do preliminary reading and research to select a reputable poet to study. Teachers to approve poet and post here by late October.
Some sample poets that Mrs. Hartsock's students would like to study...

Kim Addonizio
Anna Ahkmatova
Marvin Bell
Elizabeth Bishop
Jeffrey Harrison
Jorie Graham
Yusek Komunyakaa
Jane Hirshfield
Mark Strand
Tony Hoagland
Kenneth Koch
Anne Sexton
Denise Levertov
Heather McHugh
Robert Lowell
Robert Hass
Mary Oliver
Naomi Shihab Nye

Mrs. McFarlan's student have chosen the following poets:
Robert Francis, Dorothy Parker, Robert Frost
Kanye West, T.S. Eliot, ee cummings
Bruce Springsteen, George Eliot, Stephen Crane
Walt Whitman, Lewis Carroll, Eavan Boland
Robert Browning, Langston Hughes, Sharon Olds
Alfred Lord Tennyson, Edgar Allen Poe, Louis Simpson
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Wallace Stevens, Thomas Lynch
Mikki Giovanni, Paul Dunbar, Gary Soto
Shawn Carter, Molly Peacock, Charles Bukowski
Bob Dylan