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Sick by Shel Silverstein Poem and Questions
"Sick" by Shel Silverstein is a cute poem to share with the class. Great for a read aloud or shared reading activity, the poem is included with comprehension questions. Great for literacy centres.
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Rhyme Scheme with Shel Silverstein poems
Studens will use three of Silverstein's poems to practice finding rhyme scheme. Two will be used with teacher modeling, one as a group activity or individual practice. All poems come from Where the Sidewalk Ends. *Note: handout with poems is not included. Teacher should make the handout or copy po
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Smart by Shel Silverstein Poem + Questions
Smart by Shel Silverstein with comprehension questions. Great for shared reading activities, activity centres, or independent work.
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Shel Silverstein Comprehension Activity
This simple activity packet is a wonderful way for your students to demonstrate the skills that they need in third grade while reading some wonderful poetry by the incomparable Shel Silverstein! Skills covered include rhyming words, author's purpose, summary and main idea. I typically have students
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Money Math Activity (based on Shel Silverstein's poem SMART)
This activity is to be used in conjunction with Shel Silverstein's poem "Smart". Students will use each stanza of the poem to determine whether or not the boy in the poem is truly making a smart decision. Students will use their knowledge of money, to draw (or cut and paste copies of coins), label
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Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 1)
Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards are great for poetry month or all year round! The task cards are based on specific poems from the beloved poet, Shel Silverstein. They touch on essential reading comprehension skills. Note: This resource has undergone a makeover! Same great resource with cuter f

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Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)
Great for poetry month or all year round! Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards help students master important comprehension skills using favorite poems by Shel Silverstein. This is a set of 100 task cards! (Task Cards Only...Poems NOT Included) There are 16 task cards for each of 5 specific poems f

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Shel Silverstein Unit from Teacher's Clubhouse
The Shel Silverstein Unit includes extension activities for Shel Silverstein's poems. (Includes 10 files below) 1) Shel Silverstein - Silverstein Skits: Students draw cards, choose partners, and act out a Shel Silverstein poem for the class. 2) Shel Silverstein - A Wild Bunch : Students write thei
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Teaching Poetry with Shel Silverstein
This fun resource guide is perfect for teaching poetry analysis while incorporating an author study of Shel Silverstein! It is part of a mega-resource 3-4-week teaching guide on poetry analysis, including music and song lyrics, that you can find HERE! This Shel Silverstein mini-unit focuses on three
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"What's in the Sack" by Shel Silverstein PowerPoint - Beginning of the Year
Great for Back to School. Beginning of the Year. "What's in the Sack" by Shel Silverstein PowerPoint Goes well with my All About Me Bag Activity. Animated graphics will make this poem fun to read and engage your students. Includes a slide of questions to think about and a slide prompting retelling a
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Shel Silverstein's Sick Poem Socratic Seminar Plan
I trained and taught at a Paideia school for ten years and love how seminar can be used to generate dialogue among all students in my class. Students who are proficient in seminar skills consistently meet the Speaking and Listening Common Core Standards. This particular plan was written to introduce
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Shel Silverstein Creative Writing Task Cards
You are purchasing 40 half-page task cards to be used with poetry from Shel Silverstein's book, Where the Sidewalk Ends. They tasks will encourage students to respond creatively to the poems. Download the preview file, and there are 2 usable task cards so you can try them out! There is also a comp
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Shel Silverstein QR Readers for Listen to Reading
Twelve of the best Shel Silverstein poems that have been put in QR Readers with "SAFE LINKS" for students to listen to reading. This is a great way for students to get use out of technology you might have in your classroom!! How do you use them? Download a free QR scanner in the app store and scan
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Poetry Writing with Shel Silverstein
This unit includes 3 hands-on lessons that allow children to learn about poetry and write their own poem. There are anchor charts, rubrics, activities, and the full writing process. Writing poetry with Shel Silverstein poems is essential for young readers! The unit has: 1. Teacher Guide 2. Anchor C

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SHEL SILVERSTEIN'S NOISE DAY POEM SOCRATIC SEMINAR + ACTIVITY- SCIENCE OF SOUND
Looking for a way to engage your students in thoughtful conversation and meet the Speaking and Listening goals of the Common Core? Then, practicing seminar is definitely worth your time. I trained and taught over a ten year period under the Paideia philosophy which utilizes socratic seminar as one
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Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein STAAR Poetry
This product is three pages. It includes "The Giving Tree" poem (with a wide margin for students to annotate) with each line numbered, as well 6 STAAR-stemmed questions that are commonly found on the STAAR test.
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"Haunted" by Shel Silverstein CCSS Resources, Station Work, and Writing Task
Use these resources with your students to supplement the poem “Haunted” by Shel Silverstein! And what is best? ALL of the organizers offer two different DIFFERENTIATED options to meet the needs of all of your students!This poem (which is NOT included, but can easily be found online) is a great tool
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Halloween--Spider Poem by Shel Silverstein
This is a PDF of Shel Silverstein's poem "Spider." It is typed in a cobweb font, and it is a great alternative Halloween narrative without being specifically Halloween-related. However, it can be used throughout the year with any related unit. I use this as a narrative to introduce an art activity
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Analyzing Verbs in Poetry: Shel Silverstein
Students often have difficulty understanding grammar when the topic is divorced from actual usage. This assignment provides a remedy. Students read the Shel Silverstein poem "Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take The Garbage Out" aloud in class. They then use the accompanying chart to analyze as
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Shel Silverstein-Eight Balloons
This contains the poem written by Shel Silverstein known as "Eight Balloons." There is a worksheet to encourage creative thinking. The students will create their own four ideas and put them in the graphic organizer. "It is time to put your thinking caps on! After reading the poem about eight ball
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"The Diving Board" by Shel Silverstein Symbolism and Theme Analysis Worksheet
Although this is a simple poem, this assignment was created for grade 7. I used this early in our poetry unit as a great example of symbolism and theme. Students had great discussion about the deeper meaning of this simple poem. This product includes the poem itself and a critical thinking questi
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Shel Silverstein: "One Inch" Poetry Lesson
Students discover Shel Silverstein's poem with this lesson plan! It is a great way the class can dig deeper with the poem. Due to copyright issues, I have enclosed a link to find the poem. UPDATED! Digital Background paper credit by: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Digital-Paper-Backgr
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Poetry Point of View Guide Lesson Plan-Shel Silverstein & Kenn Nesbitt
This lesson plan includes detailed instruction for the teacher on how to use the poetry point of view guide in the classroom. The poetry point of view guide explores the children poets: Shel Silverstein & Kenn Nesbitt. It focuses on looking closely at Shel Silverstein's Messy Room & Rain
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Graphing Skills Mixed with Poetry ("Sick" by Shel Silverstein)
This is a very fun, interdisciplinary activity that incorporates both poetry and math! This file includes student directions, the poem template, and the rubric. Students use the poem "Sick" by Shel Silverstein in order to gather data and then organize the data into three different graphic represe
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