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Add PIZZAZZ to your poetry unit! This resource includes 78 printable pages that can be used to launch poetry centers in your classroom as each skill/strategy is introduced through a mini-lesson. The centers are designed to reteach and reinforce.
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Tunnel books are unique and fun! A tunnel book is a three dimensional movable book that you read by looking through it. Originally from the mid-18th century, tunnel books are enjoying a new popularity as an art form in their own right. The tunnel
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In second grade we focus so much of our time on the life cycle of different animals. In my class we use a unit that includes this fundamental science concept with an everyday creature. The superheroes of soil, earthworms! This unit can completely
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Students will write 10 of their own poems, one for each of the following: hyperbole, metaphor, personification, rhyme, alliteration, onomatopoeia, simile, connotation, and antonym, and then they will create one poem that combines simile and
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The packet includes a graphic organizer to use when analyzing any poem touching on many poetic elements, a poster to accompany the graphic organizer, a Tic-Tac-Toe menu differentiated by Multiple Intelligences, and taskcards differentiated by
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This is a learning menu for figurative language based on Bloom's. The menu may be used with a lesson or unit for figurative language. Teachers may decide to make this an assignment or use it for early finishers. The printable includes directions
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Now with a more kid-friendly pop-up option: Owl Moon is incredibly rich in critical thinking potential, rich in artwork, and rich in the feelings words evoke. Come along for a challenging lesson and a fun extension activity with the poetic 1988
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This Free resource can be used with any poem to get them to think about grammar and poetry in a new way.
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I wrote this for my students to encourage them to take chances, risk mistakes, and learn from them. I put it on a bookmark and gave it to them, along with a brand new pink eraser.
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This Think-Tac-Toe for Robert Frost's "Mending Wall" is based on the applying, analyzing, evaluating, and creating levels of Revised Bloom's Taxonomy. This packet includes Frost's poem and the think-tac-toe grid. CCSS: RL7.2, RL7.4, RL7.5,
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Do your young mathematicians need practice with counting to 12? Do you want them practice their number words as well? Do you enjoy making connections between literature and math? This packet contains the Mother Goose Ryhme, "One Two Buckle My
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Do you conduct Paideia Seminars with your students using novels, poetry, or other text or media selections? If so, you will want this product! You will receive "Sentence Starter" cards and "Expectations" cards--there are 2 on a page. Simply print
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Get your kids ready to score proficient and advanced in three areas with the State Testing Practice Pack. These three practice lessons are an advanced challenge for 4th grade and appropriate all the way up through 8th but best targeted to 5th and
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Here are 5 different poems children can write about their favorite pet - whether they own one or wish for one. 1. My Pet ___________ The Important Thing about My Pet (based on the book The Important Book By Margaret Wise Brown If I Were A
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This tic-tac-toe is used during our month long study of poetry using Lucy Caulkins and Ralph Fletcher. I teach it during November and December, allowing the kids finished product to be given as gifts. The middle block is that we do in class,
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A resource giving an overview of meter and the rhythm of poetry.
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Using APEC format, students are asked to answer a reflective question about the Shel Silverstein poem- Where the Sidewalk Ends. I use this poem at the beginning of the year with my gifted students to introduce/practice APEC and to introduce
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CREATIVE HUMOROUS POETRY! for READING and WRITING POETRY JUBILEE has great poetry ideas, tips, plans and tools for teaching poetry with 15 different poetry writing formats. Poetry writing examples: free verse to rhymed verse; serious poems
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In 2014, I began searching for an interesting new way to launch discussions about metaphors we encounter in our reading or metaphors we explore through our writing. The first page of this packet explains and introduces the metaphor classification
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Literary analysis • Shakespeare • Creative writing -- a winning combination to help students think critically and write creatively! Shakespeare's Sonnet 29 sounds like it was written by a teen -- full of angst and sorrow! That's why this sonnet is
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I created this logic grid as a fun, engaging, and memorable way for my gifted students to be introduced to Haiku. Once they learned the word, through this short brain teaser, we began a poetry unit comparing many forms of poetry from around the
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This project is a great project to do at the end of a poetry reading unit, or on its own for a poetry writing project. It requires that students create a portfolio of both their own poems that they have written, and an analysis of 4 other poems. The
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This resource will serve as an excellent tool for students to easily identify the similarities and differences between prose and poetry.
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This 34 card set reviews tools used in poetry such as; similes metaphors onomatopoeia meter palindrome alliteration line refrain rhyme stanza Types of poems: sonnet narrative poems parody ode concrete
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This is a three page handout that uses a poem by Emily Dickinson to help students find the tone, mood, and atmosphere in the poem. It allows multiple perspectives and can be used with students in pairs or in a group. If students do this handout,
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Novel Unit Relevancy: ? Edmond Dantes’ actions are based on various stages of moral development throughout The Count of Monte Cristo. In the first third of the novel, you could argue that Edmond is handed his lot in life by others; thereby,
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Use the model of Walt Whitman's Captain O' Captain to teach students how to write their own extended metaphor poems.
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An extremely adaptable activity that gives students the opportunity to use higher level thinking to analyze their life and personality in order to compare it to a pizza. They write a poem, decorate a pizza box, and construct a pizza as part of
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In this activity, students compare and contrast the two poems, "O'Captain, My Captain" by Walt Whitman and "Frederick Douglass" by Robert Hayden. Discussion and comprehension questions are included. Specific skills targeted include: Vocabulary,
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Students complete a multilayered synthesis writing assignment based on the poem, Changes by Carole Bos and the novel, The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas. This two-page lesson is LOADED like your plate at Thanksgiving with critical
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Students in grades 5 through 10 can be enriched by this lesson that explores how altering tone via careful word choices can alter the reader's experience. The tone of one’s written words, like spoken words, affects how we communicate with others.
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Students are introduced to a variety of traditional and modern literature as well as 28 poetry patterns. Patterns include diamante, quatrain, cinquain, couplet, limerick, alliteration, haiku, triplet, found poetry, lantern, riolet, quinzaine, abc
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In the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts students are building knowledge through content-rich nonfiction. In the math standards, students are developing a deeper understanding of concepts. Using literature with math content can deepen
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[All profits from this work go to the Homeless ("A Hand Up" Organization).] In spite of the humor of the title, the poem is laden with symbolism and rather sad imagery. It speaks of a rancher who is retiring an old tractor. Obviously, the event
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This is one of my favorite units to teach! Within the medium of seashells, students analyze a poem for figurative language, practice using figurative language -- specifically similes, metaphors, and sensory details (those that pertain to all 5
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[All profits from this work go to the Homeless ("A Hand Up" Organization).] This is a silly poem that provokes analytic thought to determine its theme ("silly humor"). ["Aids Orphans Remembered"]
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This is a two page worksheet, which can be used separately or together. It includes the poem's text, notes and activities to assist students with analysis of the language features, tone and meaning. I would enlarge the first page onto A3 to make
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Students rotate through six interactive figurative language stations. There are directions included for each station. Students will scan a QR code, watch a short video describing that type of figurative language in more depth, write the definition,
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Looking for a fun way to practice poetry elements and figurative language? Help students find poetry everywhere, including the lyrics of their favorite songs! This competitive activity lets students look for poetry terms - sound devices, types of
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Writing Your Own Poetry is written for students 2nd – 5th and their teachers. The enjoyment of poetry is learned through interactive self-expression in lieu of reading someone else’s poetry. Starting with the definition of poetry and followed by
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This is a 5-7-9 Choice Menu for Poetry. Much of it focuses of figurative language, mood, and meaning of poetry. It is differentiated based on your needs; you choose the number of points each student needs to reach and they choose activities to
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The House in the Night gives us a wonderful opportunity to challenge primary level gifted learners—in language and poetry, critical and metaphorical thinking, visually, and artistically. In this lesson, students will: a.) discover the pattern of
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In this unit, students will read poetry, study poetic techniques (including free verse, onomatopoeia, form, rhythm, simile, and symbol), and compose their own original poetry. The poems are designed to be biography poems; their finished work can be
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This unit can be used as a whole class unit or as a way to differentiate for specific students who show an interest and/or talent in poetry. It includes a variety of ideas, resources, choices, and examples. A number of poems are included that
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This interactive powerpoint will give your students three powerful strategies to conquer what can be the difficult task of reading poems using reading and visuals.
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This is a sheet of instructions for the activity of found poetry. It can be cut in half to save paper. Found poetry is a great activity to use after reading any genre of literature or nonfiction text. Students go back to the text to find key
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Students will write a SHORT ESSAY RESPONSE that establishes a clearly and strongly stated opinion (thesis) related to the theme of the poem, followed by illustrative examples from the text, explanatory and interpretive commentary, and a broader
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Use these 8 student-created sensory color poems as models for your students' poetry writing.
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Reciting a memorized poem before an audience of peers is a challenging task for intermediate/middle school students. Use this rubric to allow students to self-assess - along with the teacher assessment.
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Use this poem created by my gifted 1st grade poets with your students. Teach the concept of couplets, rhyme, and patterning in poetry.
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This is a GREAT getting to know you activity! Students write their own poems. Students practice creative thinking skills when they make connections to various objects (ex. vegetable, sport, etc.).
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