Poetry Unit | Poetry Writing Bundle

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Inspired Elementary
Grade Levels
2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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Poetry Unit - This is a complete FIVE week Poetry Writing Unit for writer's workshop! Students are introduced to writing 14 different styles of poetry. This unit is NO PREP...all you have to do is print and teach! Original poem examples are included for every poem (so you don't have to think of one!). Google Slides™ version of Student Planning Pages and Final Copy Pages are included too!

THIS UNIT WILL DO ALL THE WORK FOR YOU in guiding students through 14 DIFFERENT STYLES OF POETRY and creating a wonderful Poetry Book/Poetry Portfolio!

What's Included in this Poetry Writing Unit?

✏️ Five Week Planning Guide - the planning is done for you

✏️ Poetry Rubrics - one for each individual poem as well as the entire unit

✏️ Editable Poetry Rubrics - Two Google Slides™ options to easily edit

✏️ Anchor Charts - to help you teach each of the 14 different poems

✏️ Google Slides™ - Planning Pages and Final Copy pages to assign digitally

✏️ Introduction Pages - to introduce the poem and it includes an original poem sample

✏️ Planning Pages - easily guides students step-by-step through creating their poems

✏️ Final Copy Paper - multiple design choices for students to draft their final poems

✏️ Poetry Portfolios Covers - multiple designs to give students choice

✏️ About the Author Pages - Students love putting this at the end of their portfolio

What Style of Poems do Students Write?

✏️ Limerick Poetry

✏️ Haiku Poetry

✏️ Acrostic Poetry

✏️ Autobiography Poetry

✏️ Cinquain Poetry

✏️ Triplet Poetry

✏️ Animal Alliteration Poetry

✏️ Character Poetry

✏️ Quatrain Poetry

✏️ Diamante Poetry

✏️ Season Poetry

✏️ I Am Poetry

✏️ Similes

✏️ Metaphors

This Poetry Writing Unit is ideal for grades 2-4! Be sure to read the awesome feedback teachers are leaving for this unit!

***Just a friendly reminder that this product is for A SINGLE USER ONLY. That means that copying or sharing any part of this product with another teacher, grade level, school, department, district, etc…is strictly prohibited. Inspired Elementary® products may not be used for commercial use, including platforms such as Outschool. You have the option to purchase multiple licenses (at a discount) for each additional person/classroom with whom you wish to share this product. This item is a digital download and is nonrefundable.

© All rights reserved. Erin Lane. www.Inspired Elementary.com

Total Pages
171 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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