Here's a resource for students to read and then write poems related to winter and/or Christmas.
Pages 3-5: Book suggestions, instructions, and a graphic organizer for student use when doing a poetry close reading
Pages 6-8: Questionnaire to give students at beginning of poetry unit to generate ideas on winter and Christmas.
Pages 9-19: Printables for rhyming poems
Pages 20-32 Resources for acrostic poems – examples, templates for full writing process with a checklist and rubric
Pages 33-44: Sheets for drafting and writing a final copy of a Christmas or winter sensory poem; rubric included
Page 45: Idea sheet for writing winter list poems; perfect for early finishers!
keywords: writing winter poems; winter poetry; Christmas poems; winter acrostics, triplets, couplets, poetry close read; Christmas sensory poem