Our Summer Poetry Writing Unit will make teaching poetry a blast! Through poems, your students can practice writing in a creative and highly expressive context. Our unit focuses on 5 fun types of poetry that your class is sure to love: Colour, Acrostic, Shape, Rhyming and Haiku Poems!
*Please note: There are two different versions provided – one with Canadian spelling (i.e. colour) and one with American spelling (i.e. color) so that your kiddos don’t get confused!
This comprehensive unit requires no further preparation and contains everything you’ll need to teach and assess an engaging poetry writing unit from start to finish! Included in this package are the following:
-detailed lesson plans with interactive activities
-suggestions for modifications or differentiated learning
-unit scope and sequence overview
-numerous teacher samples
-success criteria/assessment checklists
-student practice sheets
-summer poetry book into which poems can be published
-activities for the various stages of the writing process
-rubric for final assessment
-poetry café student reflection
Don’t usually teach poetry writing in the summer? Well not to worry...check out our Spring Poetry Writing Unit
, Autumn Poetry Writing Unit
or Winter Poetry Writing Unit
. They contain everything this product does but have a spring/autumn/winter themed focus instead!
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