Here are 4 different poems children can write, based on these literature books:
Around the House the Fox Chased the Mouse
by Rick Walton
This Plus That, Lifes Little Equations
by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Its OK by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
A Sock is a Pocket for your Toes
by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon
Reading Makes You Feel Good by Todd Parr
A poetry lesson based on each of these books is presented with teaching instructions, worksheet template for students, and 1- 2 student writing samples for each poem. Lessons are differentiated for different-ability learners.
General directions for writing poetry with primary students are also included.
Writing Poetry with Primary Students
by Sue Wind
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