This genre study unit is designed to augment your teaching of the poetry genre.
Through your teaching, poetry will be introduced through class discussion, during which your students determine the main characteristics of poetry.
This unit is designed to allow students to dig deeper into poetry though choice projects. When studying personal interests in greater depth, students also are able to develop research skills and skills involved in the creation of various products.
This unit allows you to differentiate for students; whether they are gifted, high potential, traditional, and/or underachievers, or have other special needs. The projects in this unit can easily be adapted for the specific age, needs, and interests of your students.