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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 fonts and graphics. If you already own it, just click 'Download," to grab the updated version! This is a set of 100 task cards. (There are 16 task cards for each of 5 specific poems from Where the Sid
This product has a copy of the poem "Messy Room" by Shel Silverstein. 8 multiple choice questions assess students' understanding. As an extension activity, students draw all the items mentioned in the poem. I've included a color and black and white version, as well as a key. INCLUDES:Poem by Shel Silverstein with 8 multiple choice questionsExtension- Students draw all the different items mentioned in the poem.Color and BW Versions Key includedPart of my Poetry Practice BundleYOU MAY ALSO LIKE:
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! The mega-pack also comes in a DIGITAL VERSION!This Shel Silverstein mini-unit focuses on three of the author’s fun and engaging poems, with activity sheets that encourage your students to think critically about poetry and delve into figurative lang
Here is everything you need for a literature study on The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein. There are many ways to use these resources. Copy as an entire packet, or copy pages individually. Perfect for a small book club or the whole class! Inside you will find:About the Author Research ActivityCharacters/Plot/Setting Graphic OrganizerCharacter/Character Traits Graphic OrganizerCharacter Change Throughout Story Graphic OrganizerTime/Place Graphic OrganizerProblem/Solution Graphic OrganizerSensory
Inference with Poetry Lesson using Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein. Step by Step I Do, We Do, You Do scripted out in this lesson plan. Allows for teacher modeling, guided practice, and student application. This is formatted around the way poetry inference questions are presented to students on standardized tests. Enjoy! Let me know if you have any questions! If you like this item, please click Follow Me on this page so you'll know when I add new items. (I also have several o
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 Guide2. Anchor Charts (ink friendly & color)3. Poetry Introduction Lesson (3 parts)4. Personification Lesson5. Poetry Terms Activity 6. Shel Silverstein Group Lesson7. The Full Writing Process8. RubricsWhat are other
Grades:
2nd - 4th
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 from A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein, plus 20 bonus task cards that can be used for any poem. Note: This resource has undergone a makeover! Same great resource with cuter fonts and graphics.
Shel Silverstein is a wonderful way to help your readers develop a love for poetry. This poetry packet will assist students in preparing for the CCSS and the FSA assessment. This resource can be used on Google Classroom and Google Drive. All pages are ready to be printed for in class students. For online learners, students can click on the answer they want to select and fill it in using the paint icon. For short answer responses, students can click on the line and type their answers. IncludedThr
Grades:
2nd - 5th, Staff
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 their own poem in the style of Silverstein's "Hard to Please". 3) Shel Silverstein - A Different Point of View: After reading "One Inch Tall", students write a poem from a different height, weight, or le
This unit is based on Shel Silverstein's book "The Giving Tree" Included: -Sequential order map -Story map (BME) -Character map (Venn Diagram) -4 writing prompts (Stories of Giving) -My Giving Book -Long e poster -Long e sort -My Giving Promise
Inference with Poetry Lesson using Dirty Clothes by Shel Silverstein. Step by Step I Do, We Do, You Do scripted out in this lesson plan. Allows for teacher modeling, guided practice, and student application. This is formatted around the way poetry inference questions are presented to students on standardized tests. Enjoy! Let me know if you have any questions! If you like this item, please click Follow Me on this page so you'll know when I add new items. (I also have several other of
Inference with Poetry Lesson using Whatif by Shel Silverstein. Step by Step I Do, We Do, You Do scripted out in this lesson plan. Allows for teacher modeling, guided practice, and student application. This is formatted around the way poetry inference questions are presented to students on standardized tests. Enjoy! Let me know if you have any questions! If you like this item, please click Follow Me on this page so you'll know when I add new items. (I also have several other of these les
This packet contains a full day's worth of sub plans all based around the book The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein. It includes: * morning work * reading: anchor chart, activity, and worksheet * word work worksheet (long e) * 2 writing prompts (one narrative and one expository) *math: anchor chart and worksheet (odd and even) *social studies: a mini book about trees for students with questions *science observation worksheet *answer keys These ready made sub plans include a letter to the sub,
Grades:
1st - 2nd
"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.
Grades:
2nd - 5th
Inference with Poetry Lesson using The Toy Eater by Shel Silverstein. Step by Step I Do, We Do, You Do scripted out in this lesson plan. Allows for teacher modeling, guided practice, and student application. This is formatted around the way poetry inference questions are presented to students on standardized tests. Enjoy! Let me know if you have any questions! If you like this item, please click Follow Me on this page so you'll know when I add new items. (I also have several other of
Book Companion for this wonderful book The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein. Comprehension Checks, Sequencing, Writing Sentences, self-to-text connection, and theme writing. Reader Response pages and writing prompts to enhance the reading experience. These pages can easily be used for distance learning and school-at-home assignments. Included in this teaching resource:2 pages Comprehension Questions about the book'Big Idea' page- Theme of the story - GivingGraphic Organizer on "My Giving Tree
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 complete poem list in the preview so you can see the 40 poems included. (Where the Sidewalk Ends, What's in the Sack, Smart, Jimmy Jet and his TV Set, and more!) The task cards are included with the page
Shel Silverstein is a wonderful way to help your readers develop a love for poetry.This poetry BUNDLE will assist students in preparing for the CCSS and the FSA assessment.This product can easily be used for homework, small groups, independent practice, or as a literacy center.Included in your download are SIX poems with four comprehension questions each.1. How Not To Have To Dry Dishes2. Somebody Has To3. Messy Room4. Going Up, Going Down5. Hug O' War6. Batty * An answer key is provided.Check o
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 question sheet.
This product is to be used with Shel Silverstein's book The Giving Tree. Read aloud to the class and ask students to write down causes and effects they hear as you read. I used a document camera and projected the book onto the board as I read so that students could follow along.
This product has been developed as part of a week long Guided Reading Unit using the poem:"Sick" by Shel SilversteinIn the poem, a child is desperate to not attend school and lists a whole host of reasons why she cannot go - all linked to being sick! The twist at the end makes the poem humorous and the children really love the entire piece.We have put together our 5 detailed lesson plans which include notes on how to introduce the poem using a You Tube clip - the link is included in the teaching
This is a PDF of a crossword puzzle and word searches on Shel Silverstein's classic children's book "The Giving Tree". A word bank for the crossword puzzle is also included on a separate page. The answers for the crossword puzzle are in the word search, as well as a few other words of the theme so they can be used in combination or separately.Why buy this resource?This resource has clues/answers on the book "The Giving Tree", from events within the book and quotes from the book. The items in thi
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 students k-5 to seminar. The questions could be altered to reach all age levels. We always review out seminar rules and set a class and personal goal before starting. This socratic seminar plan inc
Grades:
K - 5th
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Want your kids to love poetry? Shel Silverstein's wacky, funny, adventurous poems make it possible! This poetry study, based on six of Shel Silverstein's poems, includes multiple choice questions aligned with 5th grade ELA Common Core State Standards. (**Poems are NOT included to prevent copyright infringement). The name of the poem is listed at the top of each page, and then following the title are the multiple choice questions about each poem. The poetry study includes the following six Sh

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