Here are 5 different poems children can write based on these literature books:
The Important Book By Margaret Wise Brown
One of Those Days by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Kindness is Cooler by Margery Cuyler
Its Not Fair by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Someday by Eileen Spinelli
A poetry lesson based on each of these books is presented with teaching instructions, worksheet template for students, and 1-2 student writing samples for each poem. Lessons are differentiated for different ability learners.
General directions for writing poetry with primary students are also included.