This is a huge poetry unit that can last for an entire term if you wish! *Now even more added**
The unit covers songs as poems, diamente poems, limericks, rhymed couplets and narrative poetry. The unit gradually builds on the increased difficulty of the poem to scaffold even weak students.
Within the unit the students will complete detailed analysis of all poems and songs. They will answer questions in which they are expected to cite the text and provide examples to receive full marks.
Also within the unit is my entire pack of figurative language anchor charts. These cover all topics below:
This is a growing unit and I will be adding to it as time goes on and the price will increase when that happens. It is a follow up for my "History of Nursery Rhymes Unit" but stands beautifully on it's own. https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Poetry-Unit-History-of-Nursery-Rhymes-2513973
There is also an entire unit of History of Nursery Rhymes, this unit and the figurative language unit that I have for sale.
These tie in beautifully for my history units around the gold rush times as several poems are from that era and the language is discussed in detail.
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