Poet Charles Waters Visits 5th Grade

Fifth grade students at University School of Milwaukee enjoyed a special guest on Wednesday, May 18: poet Charles Waters, who conducted poetry workshops with the students throughout the day. Waters is the co-author of "Can I Touch Your Hair" and "Dictionary for a Better World," plus the newly released "African Town," all co-authored with Irene Latham. Many thanks to the Parents' Association for sponsoring his visit.

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A photo of the %22Dictionary for a Better World%22 book cover
A photo of the %22African Town%22 book cover
Poet Charles Waters speaks to a 5th grade classroom
Poet Charles Water with 5th grade English teacher Cheryl Bair
Photo of the %22Can I Touch Your Hair%22 book cover