Classical Poetry Grades 7-12
This resource focuses on traditional English and North American poetry from the Elizabethan age to the 19th century. Teach this entire unit in 10 to 12 classes, or choose excerpts from it to supplement your own unit. Classical Poetry contains...
How to Write Poetry & Stories Grades 4-6
Ideas and activities will motivate your students to become poetry masters, when writing limericks, cinquains, haiku, mysteries, tall tales, fairy tales, and many more. Creative writing actives provide a refreshing approach to teaching the standard forms of story writing. 62...
Poetry Prompts Grades 1-3
Ideas for teaching poetry to primary children include: How to listen to poetry and recite poetry using choral reading skills Exercises that include the word list for the development of early poetry writing skills Lessons for the development of listening...
Poetry Prompts Grades 4-6
This resource is jam-packed with teacher information, ideas and lessons to teach poetry. Ideas for teaching students how to recognize, appreciatepoetry and write various forms of traditional poetry are complemented by 6 poems for class choral reading and 11 poems...
St. Patrick's Day Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Google Slides & Printables
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day on March 17 with your students by having a green day. Use the teacher's information to explain why this day is important. Share the poems or use them for choral reading. Use the reproducible to reinforce,...
Writing Basics Series: Writing Poems Gr. 4-8
Students will write traditional forms of poetry such as couplets, quatrains, and haikus as well as the non-traditional free-verse form. 48 pages.