Similar authors to follow
Manage your follows
About Lora Rozler
Lora Rozler is a Canadian children's author. Her titles include Words, Freshly Baked Pie, Lucky Me, The Three Witty Goats Gruff, and A Sackful of Poems. Lora's passion for writing and art began at a young age and followed her into the classroom where she pursues her life-long dream of teaching. Her role as an educator inspires her writing and offers the perfect backdrop for storytelling.
When Lora is not teaching or fiddling with words, she can be found sketching, painting or running around the vibrant city of Toronto with her two children.
To learn more and download free parent and teacher resources, visit lorarozler.com. Sign up on her mailing list to receive notice of new releases.
Customers Also Bought Items By
A Sackful of Poems is a compilation of lyrical adventures inspired by the author's many years of working in the field of education. The collection explores various subject areas, including literacy, numeracy, science. social and seasonal themes. From a mysterious robot and a fire breathing dragon to a monster under the bed - some poems are silly, some are profound. What a fascinating way for children to learn about the world around them.
Teaching with poetry in mind allows children to experience an exciting variation in the classroom. It also offers many other benefits:
- encourages a love of reading
- strengthens speaking and listening skills
- activates prior knowledge
- explores language conventions
- studies perspective (character, voice)
- builds empathy
- promotes creativity
- teaches imagery and effect
- reviews facts
- brings otherwise dull topics to life.
At the most fundamental level, poetry is pure pleasure.
Lora Rozler's anthology is must-have for every home and classroom.