This book of poetry was especially written and designed for young writers in first and second grades.
It contains the following 8 types of poems:
rhyming couplet (with nursery rhyme "fill in the blanks")
5 sense poem
"Roses are Red"
Each PDF page is printed in D'Nealian font for easy reading. There are blank templates, as well as "fill in the blank" scaffolded templates for students who need a little extra help with each type of poem. This unit is designed to complement study of poetry in Language Arts, and can be used as a booklet/portfolio piece, or each poem may be copied individually.
is a PowerPoint presentation with all the example poems so that you can project and study them as a class. Please download the preview folder to see examples of the PowerPoint slides and a few pages from the book so that you can judge the quality of this resource.
All poetry is written, and copyrighted, by Brad Manker.
Brad Manker/35 Corks Art Studio also retains the copyright to all included clip art images. Original line art may not be extracted or sold online. The borders are provided by Chirp Graphics and Graphics from the Pond. Their stores are here:
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This download is for one teacher in one classroom, but you're welcome to purchase additional licenses (for $2 a piece) for colleagues! Thank you for browsing my store.