This is a mini (usually week long) unit that integrates both the "Where I'm From" Poem pioneered by Georgia Ella Lyons and the "I Am" poem in order for students to explore their background and identity.
Templates of both poems
Examples of both poems
"I Am" example analysis
The example provided by Georgia Ellis Lyons is available on her site as well as a more detailed explanation of the poem and process. Fonts used are Hello Fonts and KG fonts.