This lesson includes
1) Lesson plans, activities
2) Copies of poems that are easy for students to read.
3) Cloze activities for each poem
4) Drawing and writing activities for each poem for each poem.
As students read poems chorally with teachers, they gain fluency. The Fluency Development Lesson is a model that has been proven to increase fluency, especially with ELL students.
Students have fun, and can be given additional activities to reinforce vocabulary!