Inkblot Poetry

Inkblots can be the inspiration for poetry.


Spots of ink are dropped onto a piece of paper. The paper is folded in half so that the wet ink will smudge and form a mirror reflection on the two halves. The piece of paper is then unfolded so that the ink can dry. (wiki)


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This inkblot game is also called: Gobolink.


Gobolink can be played as a group game or can be an individual activity.


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See the actual Gobolink book here:


http://read.gov/books/pageturner/2002juv17793/#page/14/mode/2up


Today’s Assignment:

1. Make an inkblot.

2. Fold it in half to create a mirror image.

3. Write a poem about it.