Here are 4 different poems children can write, based on these children’s books:
Can You Help Me Find My Smile? by Carl Sommer
Kindergarten Rocks! By Katie Davis
Tell Me the Day Backwards by Albert Lamb
When I was Five by Arthur Howard
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.
Written and owned by Sue Wind – for personal classroom use only, please!
Writing Poetry with Primary Students
by Sue Wind
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