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This 10 Day Writing Unit will encourage your students to become authors of different types of poetry. Week 1 will take you through the writing process for writing a 5 Senses Poem and Week 2 will allow your students to learn five different types of poetry. Week 2 is modeled a little different so that students get as much exposure to poetry as possible!
Here's a peek at the lessons:
Week 1: 5 Senses Poem about Popcorn
- Brainstorming adjectives about popcorn- Chart and Printable
- Writing a 5 Senses Poem with Template
- Revising with Similes: Simile French Fry Chart and Student Booklet
- Editing for Capitals and Punctuation: Students put a poem together and edit
- Close Editing Steps
- Publishing a Popcorn Craft
Week 2: Poetry Book
Students will assemble a poetry book that is in the shape of a flower pot. Each day students add to their booklet and will publish it on a flower pot craft at the end of the week. There are digital charts for each day with the rules and patterns of the poems.
- Acrostic Poem
- Number Poem
- Cinquain Poem
- Simile Self Portrait
- I am Poem
Daily Poems: 10 poems that can be used in student journals for analyzing and reading poetry. Poetry Frames that can be used for journal writing or in a writing center.
Write On Components:
-How to group students
-Writing Folder Materials
-Status of the Class Materials
-Setting Goals Anchor Chart Materials
-How to Use Rubrics
-How to Set Up Your Writing Block