This is 2 poetry lessons following writers workshop. The poem is an If I were a( favorite animal). This allows students to look at the perspectives of others. The preview file is actually the power point that can be used in teaching this lesson.
I am a big fan of clip charts for classroom management. When used efficiently I believe that they can keep students on task. This clipchat highlights one main level of ready to learn and students can be boosted up for good behavior and boosted down