This download contains everything that you need to teach a full two-week unit on poetry. Originally developed for use with my 6th-8th grade ESL language arts class, this unit is ideal for any mainstream language arts class between grades 4-8. The download is a zipped file containing .pdf files. Pres
Finally, graphic definitions for middle school and high school English Language Arts, Reading, and Writing!!
All 95 (actually, now there are 96) colored posters have pictures and/or examples, along with short, kid-friendly definitions, helping students to remember key terms easily. Great classroom
This is a formative assessment or independent practice activity that allows students to take what they've learned about haikus and limericks and compare their qualities. Students cut, paste and match poem qualities to haikus, limericks, or both poems. I used this for a 7th grade ESL class, but it ca
I have used this Powerpoint lesson primarily with middle school students. This lesson works very well with all academic levels, but it is particularly effective with English Language Learners. Frames are included to guide students step by step in writing their own poems.