poetry, poem of the week, nursery rhymes, Little Miss Muffet
A great way to introduce poetry to your students is to do a Poem of the Week! You can incorporate many literacy skills such as phonics, fluency, and even math and science. This unit the sixth in a series of Poems of the Week ~ Nursery Rhymes. This specific edition is based on the rhyme Baa Baa Black Sheep.
The unit contains lesson plans for each day of the week, explaining what to do with the poem and activities to include as enrichment. I've included a possible layout of the materials included to use in your Poetry Center or Area.
The unit also contains the following:
~Poem sentence strips for your pocket chart
~Poem of the Week Banner to hang in Center
~Sight Word Poster that highlights sight words of the week
~Activities for each day of the week:
Sheep Bubble Map
Sheep Comprehension Printable
All About Sheep Writing Printable
Poem Big Book
~Many Printables to accompany each activity
~Sight Word Focus Homework for each day
~Student Easy Reader
~Additional Enrichment Center and Activities
Sounds Like... Short A and Long E Center
Sight Word Board Game
5 Extra Printables (Math, Literacy)
Please see the preview for a glimpse at this Poem of the Week Unit!
The first unit, The Itsy Bitsy Spider can be found here.
The bundle can be found here.