This is an "Intro to Poetry" unit I created for my Year 4 students.
It contains 6 lesson plans, 6 IWB lessons, and worksheets to go along with the lessons.
Lesson 1: Poetic Devices - Simlies, Metaphors, Onomatopoeia's
Lesson 2: Haiku/Syllables
Lesson 3: Writing Haiku's
Lesson 4: Tanka's
Lesson 5: Calligrams
Lesson 6: Shape Poetry
All lessons include Learning Objective and Success Criteria.
All lessons are differentiated for Low, Middle, and High Ability students.
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