Buddy Bio Poems is a fun partner writing activity in which students interview a classmate and write a bio poem about him or her. This activity makes a great back-to-school icebreaker, but it can also be at other times during the year. Buddy Bio Poems includes complete directions, a sample poem, planning pages, and ready-to-use student printables... everything you need to make lesson planning a snap!
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Buddy Bio Poems is included in the Poetry Unit Bundle described below.
Terrific Poetry Resources You'll Love!
All of the poetry resources below can be purchased together at a steeply discounted price in my Poetry Unit Bundle
, or individually from the links below:
• Exploring Poetry
offers fun and engaging strategies to teach kids about poetic devices and how to read and interpret poetry. Click Exploring Poetry: Tools for Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry
to take a look.
• Buddy Bio Poems
is a writing activity for partners in which students interview each other and write a bio poem about their partners. Click Buddy Bio Poems
to take a look!
• Writing Poetry
is a complete set of lessons for creating a poetry workshop in your classroom where students learn to write free-verse poetry. Click Writing Poetry: Teaching Kids to Write from the Heart
to check out this book.
• Crafting Comparison Poems
is includes a series of step-by-step lessons and ready-to-use printables for teaching kids to write similes and metaphors and craft poems from them. Click Crafting Comparison Poems: Teaching Kids to Write with Similes and Metaphors
to learn more.
• How to Teach Poetry, Step by Step
includes the webinar recording and presentation slides from Laura's April 2016 poetry webinar, How to Teach Kids to Love Poetry (Even When You Don't). Click How to Teach Poetry, Step by Step
to learn more.
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