Full Lesson Plan including:
1. Focus/engage activity involving music
2. Lesson ideas on how to teach/review poetry elements with song lyrics
3. Guided Practice activity where students learn how to brainstorm about a topic and use reference materials to write a poem that rhymes. (example poems and brainstorming templates included)
4. Independent practice idea for budding poets (final draft template included)
*Great lesson to engage musically inclined and creative students.
*Good review of "rhyming" for ESL students (helps to develop vocabulary and phonemic awareness).
*I use songs/lyrics from Disney movies, and the kids love that part!