Program Description
Learn about spoken word poetry and how to create, embody and perform your own spoken word piece. Discover the elements that make up a spoken word through visual imagery, creative writing and embodiment practices. Cultivate your authentic voice through play and social-emotional learning techniques to breathe life into your own original story in a powerful way.

Final Product
The final product will be a spoken word piece written and performed by the student.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will learn what spoken poetry is.
  • Students will learn the elements that make up a spoken word piece.
  • Students will learn how to perform their own spoken word piece.
  • Students will learn how to embody their spoken word piece.
  • Students will learn self-empowerment and the power and importance of their voice.

Suggested Grades

  • Appropriate for all grade levels.

Pricing Breakdown

  • 4 visits at 45 minutes each
  • Prep hours: 2 hours per classroom
  • Materials: $2.00 per student
  • Travel from Eugene