We are the makers of music And the dreamers of dreams. -Willy Wonka

The Boy On The Other Side

This poem is inspired by Alan Schroeder’s “Satchmo’s Blues”. I am creating a poetry lesson for a 5th grade class where I want the students to come up with  a poem to describe a specific event in the book. Hopefully, exploring the book in a poetic view will not only help the students learn about…