Naomi Shihab Nye
several of Naomi Shihab Nye's poems on this Web site.
According to the site, Nye’s poetry shows a "fascination
for seemingly insignificant things." After reading "Field
Trip" and these poems, try your hand at writing a poem or
short personal essay about some "seemingly
insignificant thing" that you find interesting.
in the Windows, by Naomi Shihab Nye
this essay, part of the Digital Library and Archives,
Naomi Shihab Nye writes that learning about the
poetry of a country is another way of studying
geography. What do you think she means?
Do you agree or disagree? Record your answer in
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