Eileen Murphy Buckley


Here is a collection of links to some of my publications

Sonic Patterns: Exploring Poetic Techniques Through Close Reading

Helps students meet Common Core State Standards in reading through by practicing close reading tasks with complex texts.

Speaking Poetry: Exploring Sonic Patterns Through Performance

In the spirit of differentiating instruction by varying processes and products, this social and participatory approach to close reading helps students learn to use their own voices as interpretive instruments.

Ten Poems Students Love to Read Out Loud

The key to ten great poems can be turned with close reading and student voices.

360 Degrees of Text: Using Poetry to Teach Close Reading and Powerful Writing

Common Core State Standards emphasize more close reading and mastery of discipline-specific academic writing skills, including poetry analysis.