Writer's Workshop Poetry Unit of Study by Erica
A well developed, comprehensive unit of study on poetry following the Writer's Workshop model developed by Calkins. This unit is approximately 20 days long. Each day follows the writer's workshop model: connection, teaching point and minilesson, active engagement and link, conferencing, mid-workshop interruption and share. Unit also includes reading and writing connection ideas to create meaningful connections across the curriculum. The unit also suggests mentor texts and any of the poems or mentor texts can easily be substituted with your own preferences. There are also web links and suggested materials included. Two motivating celebration ideas are included to help you celebrate your students' accomplishments in this unit.
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