Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)

Grade Levels
Resource Types
Product Rating
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
8.87 MB   |   39 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

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.

Note: This resource has undergone a makeover! Same great resource with cuter fonts and graphics. If you already own it, just click 'Download," to grab the updated version!

The poems are:
Backward Bill
Superstitious
Unscratchable Itch
Homework Machine
Ations
(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:
*main idea
*making inferences
*making connections
*drawing conclusions
*persuasive writing
*creative thinking
*critical analysis
*fluency
*tone
*author's purpose
*visualization
...and more!!!

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
*grading suggestions
*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

You may also love:
Shel Silverstein Creative Writing Task Cards

More Poetry Resources that are More Than a Worksheet:

Poetry Month for the Busy Teacher
Poetry Stretches
Total Pages
39
Answer Key
Included with Rubric
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
117 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$5.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (3,702 Followers)
$5.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)
Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)
Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)
Shel Silverstein Poetry Task Cards (Set 2)