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Poetry Possibilities - Winter

Poetry Possibilities - Winter
Poetry Possibilities - Winter
Poetry Possibilities - Winter
Poetry Possibilities - Winter
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POETRY POSSIBILITIES for WINTER is a collection of 20 poems about winter topics. Each poem has a teaching point with skills and activities including:
*POETIC DEVICES
o assonance
o imagery
o onomatopoeia
o personification
o repetition
o rhyme
o rhyme scheme
o sensory detail
*POETIC STRUCTURE
o stanza
o meter
o quatrain
o iambic tetrameter
o list poem
o lantern poem
o 5 senses poem
o acrostic poem
*CHORAL READING
*TEXT INNOVATIONS
*READING SKILLS
o short vowel sounds
o vowel digraphs
o inflections
o compound words
o rhyming words
o synonyms
o contractions
*PARTS OF SPEECH
o adjectives
o pronouns
*RULES OF GRAMMAR
o capitalization
o punctuation
*CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS
*ART PROJECT
*SCIENCE OF SNOW

This product is CCSS aligned. The range of reading levels in these poems makes them appropriate to both primary and intermediate classrooms. This should allow the teacher to accommodate students reading above or below grade level.

This is a revised version of the unit. Additional activities have been added. Most importantly, the poems are now formatted to have their own page, making it easier to copy them for your students. The teaching points, possibilities, and printables are on the ensuing pages.

If you enjoy Poetry Possibilities for Winter, please check out my other Poetry Possibilities units.

Barbara Evans
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Total Pages
48
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
2 Months

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This has been a great help to me for I am not very strong in poetry. The teaching points that go with each poem are very useful..great job!
On  February 11, 2013Barbara Evans answered:
Thank you. As ELA coach for my building, poetry was identified as most people's weakness. So, I went to work on helping them with that. Hence, I have enough poetry possibilities for the entire school year.
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This was a great unit! We used it right after Christmas break for our poetry unit. It incorporated Chinese New Year and many different types of poems. I loved this unit!
On  February 11, 2013Barbara Evans answered:
Thank you! Poetry is one of my passions and I love making custom lessons to accompany each poem.
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Please note that there are a couple of mistakes on page 23 inside of the poem. The words"inside" and "wide" are partly missing.
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So glad you like it.
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My students really enjoyed these poems.
On  March 11, 2013Barbara Evans answered:
Wonderful! I strive to make poetry lovers.
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