Poetry Writing Unit - Poem Notebook, Posters, Writing Activities - Poetry Month

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Looking for an easy-to-use, engaging poetry writing resource? This Poetry Writing Unit is it! It includes tons of poetry writing activities to teach how to write 13 different types of poetry. There are posters for each poetry types with examples and half-page posters for poetry terms. This unit includes planning sheets and many poetry writing templates for each type of poetry.

Perfect for Poetry Month in April or any time of year!

13 Types of Poems Included:

  1. Shape poetry
  2. 5 Senses poetry
  3. Acrostic poetry
  4. Color poetry
  5. Alphabet poetry
  6. Cinquain poetry
  7. Diamante poetry
  8. Limerick poetry
  9. Free Verse poetry
  10. Rhyming Couplets poetry
  11. List poetry
  12. Autobiographical (Bio) poetry
  13. Haiku poetry

The materials included:

  • "Our Poetry Writing" Banner to hang above your poetry board - available in color and black & white
  • Poetry Posters with Definitions & Examples - available in color and black & white
  • Poetry Vocabulary Cards with Definitions & some examples - available in color and black & white
  • Differentiated Poetry Idea Creation Pages
  • Differentiated Student Practice Pages
  • Poetry Templates per type
  • Poetry Notebook cover (use as a cover & pick and choose pages to make a notebook)
  • Mini Poetry Notebook (with all 13 types of poetry included)

Look at the PREVIEW for an up-close look at the activities and materials provided in this pack.

The materials are differentiated so that they can be used in Elementary (from first through third grade). There are different planning sheets and templates to suit the needs of your students. You will have so many different options to choose from, you won't be disappointed!

Interested in learning more about teaching poetry in primary? Join the FREE poetry e-course HERE!

Here is a FREEBIE of Diamante poetry writing to see some of the items included for each poem type: Poetry Writing FREEBIE Diamante

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Total Pages
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Teaching Duration
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task and purpose.
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.


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