Here are 5 different poems children can write about their favorite pet - whether they own one or wish for one.
1. My Pet ___________
The Important Thing about My Pet (based on the book The Important Book By Margaret Wise Brown
If I Were A _________________________
A poetry lesson based on each of these books is presented with teaching instructions, worksheet template for students, and a student writing sample for each poem. Lessons are differentiated for different ability learners.
General directions for writing poetry with primary students are also included.