First Grade Poetry Writing Curriculum (Lucy Calkins Inspired)

First Grade Poetry Writing Curriculum (Lucy Calkins Inspired)
Grade Levels
Product Rating
9 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

8 MB|77 pages
Product Description
We are poets! In this unit, students will learn how to write different poems and how to convey thoughts, ideas, feelings, and even images. They’ll learn to use crafts such as repetition and rhythm. These lessons are aligned to the National Common Core Standards and Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills. You' can choose from 23 lessons for your class. Each lesson is paired with a premade student friendly chart. The charts are differentiated for English-language learners, at-risk students and students with special needs. Show charts on your SmartBoard, make class set copies to put in student's writing folder, or draw an identical one on a big chart paper.

Full Content:

Recommended Time Frame
Unit Calendar Overview
Overarching Essential Question
23 Lessons (4-6 weeks)
7 Teaching Charts (Color)
Suggested Mentor Texts
Differentiated Materials
14 Exemplars (States the craft on the poem)
Student Writing Samples
Revision Checklist
Editing Checklist
10 Paper Choices
Unit Assessment
Frequently Used Words List
National Common Core Standards Correlation
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Correlation

*Download and print out FREE Grades K-2 Mentor Poetry Texts/Poems from our store to use with this unit.

(Tip: Choose to print color and single-sided)

If you like what you see here, click the “Follow Me” button near the top of the page to get email updates about our store, new products, and sales! Or visit Teaching Charts store to check out our other writing charts. We are also on Instagram (teachingcharts) and Facebook (Teaching Charts)!
Total Pages
77 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this Resource
Digital Download
More products from Teaching Charts
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up