Experience for yourself the power of poetry with our daily literacy practice packages. If you’re tired of boring spelling programs that teach new vocabulary in a rote and irrelevant way or if you dislike teaching language concepts in isolation never to revisit them again in the year…then this resource is for you! Now you can expose your students to new words and continuously review important literacy concepts in a meaningful context all year long! Our original poems of the week come complete with corresponding writing, reading, spelling, grammar and word work activities intended to reinforce key skills on a daily basis. Research shows that kids learn best in meaningful contexts and through consistent practice, so that is exactly what our product intends to do!
The versatile nature of this resource allows you to use it in any of the following ways:
• during your daily language block
• can be left for substitute teachers
• may be given as homework
• during your literacy centres
• as bell/morning work
This packet includes:
• a colour copy of our original Dear Santa poem
• a black and white copy of our original Dear Santa poem
• author’s purpose and personal response reading comprehension sheet
• persuasive letter writing exercise
• spelling activities (alphabetical order, misspelled words, consonants/vowels, sentence writing)
• word work activities with a focus on homophones
• making words page
• word wall cards
• teacher guide
• answer key
*Absolutely no prep required!
*Both Canadian and American spelling provided!
*Classroom tested and student approved!
*Please note...each weekly package can be purchased individually. We will also be bundling them together by month for your convenience. Our end goal is to create an extensive year long program that fosters learning through literature! Happy Reading! Enjoy!
Thank you for taking the time to view this product. If you’d like to see a sample of a comparable resource before you purchase this one, please download our Spring Poetry Power! Daily Literacy Practice FREEBIE
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