In Print - Literature - 200


1) Watch both Blackout Poet from Texas County Reporter and How To Make A Newspaper Blackout Poem from Austin Kleon. 

2) (Optional) Browse the tag #NewspaperBlackout or check out Kleon's book for inspiration.

3) Write a blackout poem.

4) Photograph your blackout poem and share it on Twitter or Instagram with the tag #QuestScouts and #NewspaperBlackout.

Remember, if you post to a public Instagram or Twitter account with the tag #QuestScouts your photo will show up on our Scout Board for other Quest Scouts to view and interact with.

5) In the comments below, tell us about your experience writing your blackout poem. Was it difficult? Did you enjoy it? Are you happy with what you wrote?