This phonics poetry unit includes 79 different phonics worksheets and activities that focus on different word families, phonemes, and/or phonics patterns.*just added April 2020 - digital version for students to identify patterns within poems! Great for distance learning!★Why Use Phonics Poetry?★Poetry is such a great way for students to practice fluency, visualization and phonics skills. I created this unit to help my students practice all these skills and create their own poetry journal through
I created this set of sight word poems to use during my shared reading time in my Kindergarten classroom. This set of 40 poems will provide you with one poem for each week of school. These predictable poems are filled with sight words so that your kinders can learn their sight words in "text." My kinders will highlight the sight words and keep them in a poetry notebook. (cover provided). We will also look for rhyming words, punctuation, context clues, and more. This set is a black and white poe
Looking for a ready-to-teach unit that covers the elements of poetry, drama, and prose in one place? This print and digital unit is a complete set of engaging teaching materials filled with original poems, mini-plays, and pieces of prose that your students will enjoy. You'll find everything you need from teaching pages, to kid-friendly poetry, drama, and prose to analyze, handouts, and a Poetry Flip Book with 9 types of poems. It contains: (Print and Digital)Print Version with PDFsDigital versio
This Poetry Interactive Notebook is a companion to my TpT best seller, Interactive Reading Literature Notebooks.
Do you dread teaching poetry? Do your students dread it even more? Spice things up this year with poetry activities and poetry lessons that are fun to teach and fun to learn.
This resource is now part of an interactive notebook bundle. Find the bundle here.
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A bio poem is a simple poem written about a person, and it follows a predictable pattern. You can have students write Bio Poems about themselves, or they can write about famous historical figures, book characters, people they admire, and so on. This free poetry lesson includes directions, graphic organizers, a Bio Poem planning page, a sheet of decorative writing paper, and a sample bio poem to share with students. Now includes digital Google versions of the student printables to make this lesso
21 types of poems for your poetry unit! This no-prep resource includes 37 pages (and google slides) of poetry writing activities. The vast majority of these are ready-to-use printables for 21 different kinds of poems. Each introduction worksheet includes a description of the poem, the poetry pattern, an example, and opportunities for guided practice. Most of these also include a second page/slide for more practice with the poetry form. Use digitally with 120 Google slides or as an Easel Activity
This poetry unit for first and second grade gets students writing both form and free-verse poems as they let their creativity fly!My students love to write poetry as a break from our traditional writing units. They really buy into the "no rules" aspect of free-verse poetry and when I show them different examples of poetry, they tend to take off and make many different writing pieces. I hope you and your students have as much fun as we do with this one!In this unit:Teacher Examples for each type
Great for distance and remote learning. Perfect Back to School Unit. This Structure and Elements of Poetry unit is aligned with both Common Core and TEKS Standards for grades 3 - 5, and provides everything you need to teach your students in the classroom, library, homeschool, writing workshop, or beyond! Here’s what some other teachers think about this unit…“Best resource I found for my students in fifth! Thank you!”“Perfect and just what I needed for my poetry unit!”“I loved the teaching ideas
Teach poetry with confidence to your 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students with this 6-week poetry writing unit. Students will really enjoy (yes!) writing and publishing their own poetry portfolio with 13 forms of poetry. The poetry student packet includes EVERYTHING (and MORE!) you need for each poetry form with directions, example poems, rough draft paper, final copy paper, scoring rubrics, self reflection, peer reflection, portfolio cover choices and much more. This woks well as an independent p
Looking for a way to introduce different types of poems AND you want a fun way to display them?! This unit merges the art of writing poetry with creating fun crafts! You can choose any type of poetry to go with any of the eight crafts included! Mix and match all you want! I have included a cheat sheet for ten different types of poems plus all of the templates needed for the eight crafts. Here's what is inside:Poem Templates:HaikuCinquainAcrosticDiamanteBio Poem5 Senses PoemList PoemSimile P
Poetry Pizzazz Unit: A unit to add some pizzazz to a poetry study through craftivities for poetic devices such as rhyming, similes, alliteration, personification and more! Also includes poetry publishing pages. (Includes 10 files below)Baskets Full of Vivid Words – Students create a picnic basket full of vivid words to replace an overused word. Includes both a printable page and craftivity template options. Makes a great resource for students to use during a poetry unit once displayed.My Meta
Poetry for shared reading? Absolutely! Each poem of the week is perfect for you to use with your kindergarten or first-grade students. These poems are set to a familiar tune that your students can sing along with. Easy fluency practice that is both fun and engaging. These daily shared reading poems are back-to-school themed. Your students will love these poetry lessons! You will love how easy they are to use.Rhyming, rhythm, and song are all a part of these kid friendly poems. HOW THESE POET
This high school poetry unit plan will excite both teachers and teens by ramping up traditional poetry lessons with modern-designed multimedia materials. My MASSIVE poetry lesson bundle includes four weeks of materials designed for high school and advanced middle school students. (60+ pages in PDF + Google Drive versions of all student handouts, 120+ Prezi/Google Drive slides, and online media links)This HUGE bundle includes:• A day-by-day calendar to follow with helpful details and nightly home
This Sight Word Poem packet includes poems for the first 100 Fry Sight Words. Each page includes a poem for fluency practice as well as an "Illustrate the Poem" and a place to use the sight word in a sentence. What does this product include?The packet includes 100 sight word poems. These are perfect for introducing sight words each day or week. They also make a great addition to poetry journals.Who is this product geared towards?This particular packet is geared Kindergarten and/or 1st grade s
Help strengthen and develop your students' writing skills. Hang this eye-catching display in your writing center for students to refer to when they visit, or, use it as part of The Daily 5.This writing menu allows children to choose a writing activity that interests them. Most of the menu choices come with differentiated writing templates. Just keep a supply of them near the menu and your writing center is always ready to go! Students can also use this menu when they are finished with their cent
Are you looking for poetry activities to help your students understand and analyze poems? And you need the poems included to save you time and energy? This set of poetry activities and resources is just what you need!NOTE: This resource now has Google Slides™ versions of most of the poetry activities, making it ideal for digital distance learning and remote teaching! Please see the 3rd page of the PDF for details and the links.About the Poetry Activities and ResourcesThis is a poetry resource to
This Figurative Language Unit is the perfect way to teach all 8 Types of Figurative Language in a fun and engaging way! Your students will learn about Metaphors, Similes, Idioms, Hyperboles, Imagery, Personification, Onomatopoeias, and Alliteration. No Prep! Just Print & Teach!!!This Resource Includes:✔ 8 Student Note and Practice Pages (1 for each type of figurative language): Each page includes a brief description, examples, a poem, and practice questions. Answer key is included.✔ A Power
Teaching poetry reading and analysis doesn't have to be intimidating or overwhelming. This poetry unit makes interpreting and analyzing poetry very accessible! In this CCSS-aligned poetry unit students will closely read five poems from diverse authors. Each poem is accompanied by four analysis tasks. After each reading, students dive deeper into the interpretation and analysis of the poem. Then, based on the work that students have done while reading and responding to the poem, they will c
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. ALSO...the resources could also easily be adapted to use with your whole class as a guided activity!
If applicable, most of the direction sheets match up with recording sheets for reflection. Each center was created to address the Common Core Standard
Poetry Unit - This is a complete FIVE week Poetry Writing Unit for writer's workshop! Students are introduced to writing 14 different styles of poetry. This unit is NO PREP...all you have to do is print and teach! Original poem examples are included for every poem (so you don't have to think of one!). Google Slides™ version of Student Planning Pages and Final Copy Pages are included too!THIS UNIT WILL DO ALL THE WORK FOR YOU in guiding students through 14 DIFFERENT STYLES OF POETRY and creating
Help your students to read and comprehend poetry with 18 Original Poems and 4 Poetry Comprehension Task Cards for each poem! Engage your students in learning about poetry with these fun poems and and engaging task card activities task cards.What is included with these poetry comprehension task cards?Half-page poems with four task cardsFull page printables with annotation tips and space to write answersA GOOGLE SLIDES version for digital access and paperless practiceAn answer key!The poems offer
Take ELA review days from dull to dazzling with this Jeopardy-style classroom game! This highly engaging Figurative Language Game Show PowerPoint makes practicing figurative language something that students are EXCITED to do! My class CHEERS when they see this game in the plans. Students will be listening to your every word as they work hard to win a point for their team. It’s a win-win for you and your students: kids will have FUN and be challenged to use higher-level thinking skills as they
This inclusive teaching tool contains everything you need to TEACH a poetry unit. You will find poetry elements, types of poems, and analyzing poetry. Now available in GOOGLE AND POWERPOINT TOO! PLEASE LOOK IN THE TEACHER NOTES FOR THE GOOGLE LINK!What is included?★ Poetry Elements- definitions and examples★ Types of Poems- definitions, how-to, and examples★ Analyzing poems (2 poems)★ QUIZ FOR ALL OF THE ABOVE★ Poetry signs for bulletin board★ "Under Construction" and "Coming Soon" signs
This is a Poem of the Week Mega Bundle that you can use for the whole year! Poem of the week is a great routine to have in your classroom. It helps develop reading fluency and confidence in reading. Poetry (Poem of the Week) MEGA Bundle Activity Packs 1-10 for second and third grade shared readingThese poems are great for use with shared reading, morning work, Daily 5 Word Work, literacy centers, whole class and small group activities.If you purchase the individual poetry packs it would cost yo