This product is designed to support readers in responding to poetry. It includes 33 pages of strategies with a graphic organizer to record their evidence and thinking and sentence starters to respond to the text using their organizer. It also includes a couple pages of teacher tips.
Included in this pack:
- Types of Questioning
- A Stanza at a Time (Visualizing; 2 versions)
- Personal Connections
- Text-to-Text Connections
- Text-to-World Connections
- Text-to-Media Connections
- Reasonable Predictions (2 versions)
- Figurative Language Hunt
- Sensory Details
- Sensory Language
- Imagery Hunt
- Speaking Figuratively
- Structure It
- End rhyme & Internal Rhyme
- Which one is it? (Narrative or lyrical)
- What's it all About? (Identifying topic)
- Who's Speaking (identifying the speaker)
- Details Lead to Theme
- Theme by Stanza
- Reactions to Texts
- Meaningful Lines
Great for upper grade elementary classrooms, grades 3-6. Students who are encouraged to think about their reading will become real readers rather than word-callers!
Please download for use in your classroom and encourage your friends to download the document themselves. Thank you!
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