Elements of Poetry Unit Grades 3-5 CCSS Aligned

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3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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Great for distance and remote learning. Perfect Back to School Unit. This Structure and Elements of Poetry unit is aligned with both Common Core and TEKS Standards for grades 3 - 5, and provides everything you need to teach your students in the classroom, library, homeschool, writing workshop, or beyond!

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This product includes:

- Detailed unit lesson plans for at least 5 days (with ideas to extend to two weeks!)

- Awesome teaching Powerpoint to teach the elements of poetry using a mentor poem, colorful photographs, and easy-to-remember vocabulary definitions

- Foldables and other resources to use for your ELA interactive notebook

- A printable anchor chart that you can print, assemble, laminate, and use again and again!

- An original poem to use in a close reading. Students must read and respond, and then color-code their evidence. Perfect for homework or as an assessment!

- Task cards for a small group, centers, independent practice, and more. Answer key included.

- Vocabulary cards for ELA focus wall, pocket chart, interactive notebook, or more

- Ideas and resources for centers and small groups

- Links to online resources

- Compare and contrast activity

and more!

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Total Pages
56 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Explain major differences between poems, drama, and prose, and refer to the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, meter) and drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, stage directions) when writing or speaking about a text.
Refer to parts of stories, dramas, and poems when writing or speaking about a text, using terms such as chapter, scene, and stanza; describe how each successive part builds on earlier sections.


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