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This fundraising idea involves publishing student poetry on a calendar
Language Arts, Other
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Title – Calendar Poetry: Publishing Student Work
By – Mary-Ann Beggs
Primary Subject – Language Arts
Secondary Subjects – Language Arts
Grade Level – Primary to secondary
For each month type up the best poetry of a class and place on 8 1/2 by 11 piece of paper. On the corner of the page, place a group picture of the writers.
For the calendar dates page, type in a poetry writing activity or information on poets.
For the cover, work with a local artist or student artists to create a cover for the calendar.
Work with a school print shop or with a local printing company and have the pages spiral bound and run on card stock.
Give as gifts or sell as a fundraising activity.