A poetry unit aimed at 2nd and 3rd graders. This unit includes lessons on imagery, syllables, rhyme and rhyme scheme, lines, and stanzas.
Students get a chance to write an acrostic poem, a haiku and a shape poem.
Poetry has never been so fun.
Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories and poetry, in the grades 2-3 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.