This is a comprehensive unit on Poetry and Figurative Language designed to be taught in Grades 3 through five. It includes all resources, weblinks, and lesson plans to take you through 13 days (or more) of instruction on the following types of figurative language as they relate to poetry.
--Imagery and Visualization
This unit includes the following:
-13 days of lesson plans
-Original poetry depicting different types of figurative language
-Formatted for students to create a "Poetry Journal" over the duration of the unit.
-End of Unit Tic-Tac-Toe Choice Performance task assignment
-Weblinks to All resources needed for unit
This unit is designed to make planning easy and engage students in the reading and investigation into the figurative language that makes poetry enjoyable.
If you have ANY questions, please feel free to send me a question or two and I will be happy to help! NOTE: The primary selling point of this unit is the attachment file. The lesson plans were written for my own use and may not be grammatically correct--but they will lead you in the right direction.