Are you looking for a wonderful way to begin the year? This Poetry Notebook is a perfect tool to get to know your students and to help them get to know you. (It can also be used at any point in the school year.) Your students will respond to poetry and create their own poems. They can record their poetry in this notebook or in a separate writer's notebook...your choice! There are examples provided for each poem and templates for students to follow.
Poetry types included are as follows:
"I Am..." Poems (metaphor)