2515709 - Phoenix Military Poetry Team - Words - Central

CentralApprenticeshipGrant Campus (Phoenix+Marine)Phoenix Military Poetry TeamThe Phoenix Military Poetry Team focuses on reading, interpreting, writing, critiquing, and performing poetry. The program offers various opportunities for students to enhance their academic skills while building a safe outlet for social and emotional growth. Students showcase their work through performance, competitions, publication, and an annual audio literary magazine.Spring 2016ActiveWordsLiteraryPoetryThe Phoenix Military Poetry Team builds college and career readiness skills and challenges participants to examine how they see and experience their world. Our team competes in the annual Louder Than A Bomb teen poetry competition and provides opportunities for publication.Students who participate in the Grant Campus Poetry Team build their social, civic, and academic skills through engaging in a rigorous poetry curriculum. Discussion and analysis of poetry readings examine concepts of identity, social justice, and sense of community. Students write and workshop poems inspired by these themes so they can give their own voice to a creative dialogue. Culminating performances allow students to transform their ideas off the page and into audiences all over Chicago.CampusIndependentStephanie Sutton [312 340 8404]stephzanie@gmail.comPhoenix Military Academy High SchoolCPS School773-534-7275145SCAMPBELLAvenueChicagoIL60612145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612Near West SideSandra Tobias[unlisted]2515709