Poetry Teacher Resources
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All Together Now: Collaborations in Poetry WritingLesson Planet
Pre-K - 5th
Have your elementary learners listen to poems for rhythm and rhyming, and then work together to write one line of a poem. They will complete a practice worksheet for rhythm and rhyming before writing their original poem. This is a great...
How to Write Funny Poetry — Chapter 1: Writing PoetryLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Do you wish you could write poetry that makes people laugh? Now you can! Check out the first chapter in a poetry writing series that emphasizes the importance of connecting subject matter to a light, bouncy meter.
Poetry Writing Unit: Writing a Film PoemLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Film poems? To concluded a poetry unit, writers select one of their own poems and create a film that brings to life the sounds and images of their work. Included with the detailed unit plan are daily lessons, student examples, a list of...
Introduction to Poetry Part I-- The Three Pillars of PoetryLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In these poetry writing worksheets, students learn the power of words and the ability of the poet to say a great deal with a few well-chosen words. Students learn the 3 pillars of poetry: Emotion (makes you feel something), Image (makes...