This Poetry Writing Unit helps introduce poetry techniques and different types of poems. It would make a great binder or packet to get students started with quality poetry.
Techniques included - Using Poet's Eyes, Comparisons, Creating Mood, Using Figurative Language, Using Precise Language, small moment/big feeling, repetition, and using line breaks.
Types of Poems- Conversation Poem, "I am" Poem, Acrostic Poem, Shape Poem, List Poem, Couplet Poem, and a Sensory Poem.
Also included are figurative language posters, a precise language game, ideas for a Poetry Celebration, poetry cafe posters, and poetry writing paper.
While immersing your students in poetry and using mentor texts, this resource is just what you need to help your students become poets!