Great for poetry month or all year round! Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards help students master important comprehension skills using favorite poems by Shel Silverstein. This is a set of 100 task cards!
(Task Cards Only...Poems NOT Included)
There are 16 task cards for each of 5 specific poems from A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein, plus 20 bonus task cards that can be used for any poem.
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The poems are:
(For copyright reasons, the actual poems are not included, but they are readily available in libraries, books, and online.)
For each poem, there are 8 multiple choice task cards and 8 short answer or creative response task cards.
Skills addressed include:
Also included are 20 more general task cards that can be used for any other poem you choose.
This pack also include:
*specific teacher notes with suggestions for use
*poetry center rubric
*task card checklist for students
*center directions page
*answer key (for multiple choice questions)
*common core standards for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades
If you like these, check out Volume 1 which includes poems from Where the Sidewalk Ends.
Shel Silverstein Task Cards Volume 1
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Shel Silverstein Creative Writing Task Cards
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