Celebrate poetry with this fun craftivity and writing unit! This unit can be used for the month of April, or any time of the year. It is a great supplement to any poetry unit, and a perfect end of unit celebration! Poem in my Pocket Day is April 30th.
Included in this fun pack:
Pages 1-4: Cover page and Notes to the Teacher Instructions with teaching ideas and links
Pages 5-6: Celebrating Poem in My Pocket Day- Ideas and Instructions
Page 7: My Favorite Poetry Books to Share with links
Pages 8-10: Poetry Flipbook
Pages 11-27: Templates to write poems- Haiku, Acrostic (4-8 letters and blank), Cinquain, Limerick, Ballad, Concrete, Diamante, Free Verse, My Favorite Poem, Spine Poem, Blank Template
Pages 28-29: Student poetry pocket template
Pages 30-31: Classroom poetry pocket template
Pages 32-47: Colorful banners to decorate for Poem in My Pocket Day
Pages 48-49: Poetry Cafe signs for celebration day
Page 50: Credits
Make poetry fun and exciting with this unit! This is geared towards 3-5th grade but certainly could be used with lower grades and higher! You would just need to pick and choose what types of poems you used for your class.