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Students from Portage Park Elementary School fill a gum ball dispenser with plastic capsules that are filled with poetry from the students as part of the Coin-A-Phrase poetry project at Portage Park Elementary School in Chicago The project is a novel approach to stimulating interest and awareness of poetry, schools are asked to collect original poetry from their students.José M. Osorio, Chicago Tribune