This product was created to help me address the poetry standards in fourth grade, however it covers the standards in second and third also. This product includes names of 16 poets, 10 types of poem with examples, poetry vocabulary, and figurative language definitions and examples for usage by the teacher or resource for the student. Poetry assignments and Do Nows are included also.
Updated 2018 to include research template to research a poet and 8 open ended text dependent questions.
Students have to find the poems for the assignments by researching in books or the internet. Students have the opportunity to write their own poems.Ideas on how to use this product included.
Speaking and Listening Standards are included in this product also.
CCSS addressed in grades 2-4
RL 2.4 2.5 and SL 2.5
RL 3.4 3.10 W 3.6-3.8
RF 4.4B 4.5 4.7