In BACK to SCHOOL POETRY POSSIBILITIES you will find a collection of 19 poems about going back to school and the changes associated with autumn. Each poem is accompanied by a teaching point. Also included are activities, skill lessons, and poetry writing prompts. Lessons include:
-Parts of speech
-Onset and rime
-5 senses poetry
-Student created books
This collection of poems has a broad range of reading levels, making this unit appropriate to both primary and intermediate level classrooms. Classroom teachers can accommodate students reading above or below grade level and provide differentiated instruction.
The poems are copy ready, making them easy to add to your students' poetry anthologies. This unit is CCSS aligned.
If you enjoy these Poetry Possibilities, please check out my other Poetry Possibilities units. There are collections for every season, as well as special topics. Stop by my blog, too, at: http://itsabouttimeteachers.blogspot.com/