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30 Writing Prompts for National Poetry Month
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA collection of writing prompts are so fun, you'll want to finish them yourself! Learners practice narrative prose and poetry skills with prompts that twist traditional structure, provide wild vocabulary, and encourage pupils to...
Blackout Poetry: Re-Envisioning Writing
10th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewShed light on the beauty of language with a great poetry activity. After learning about Austin Kleon's blackout poetry model, pupils respond to some of his poetry and uses it as a model to produce their own. Young writers also share...
Reading Literature: 7th Grade ELA Common Core
Seventh grade is a great opportunity to take your literature unit to the next cognitive level. Challenge middle schoolers with a collection of Common Core aligned projects, lessons, and activities, all designed to enhance the learning experience with different works of literature.
Getting to the Core: Early American Poets
11th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow do poets convey emotion and represent their views of life? Pupils learn more about Whitman and Dickinson through the unit and analyze their bold reinvention of craft and style for poets to come. Looking at classic pieces such as...
Making Inferences – Use Your Mind to Read!
2nd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow can you tell if someone is happy? The lesson works with elementary and middle school scholars to activate their schema and pay attention to details to make inferences in their daily lives, poetry, and other literature. Cleverly...
Poetry from the Trenches of World War I
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewOften, the real-life experiences of soldiers gets lost back home when the war seems so far away. Scholars investigate the personal side of World War I in the trenches of Europe to complete a collaborative social studies activity. When...
Longfellow's "The Village Blacksmith" and Whitman's "Song of Myself"
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Although the work Americans do has changed over time, the plight of the American worker has largely remained the same. Facilitate a class discussion aboutAmerican workers using Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's "The Village Blacksmith" and...
An Introduction to T.S. Eliot's The Sacred Wood
3 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do poets need to be familiar with strategies and techniques use by past and contemporary poets in order to be successful? They do according to T.S. Eliot. An intriguing video offers an overview of the key ideas in T.S. Eliot's The Sacred...
A Bear of a Poem: Composing and Performing Found Poetry
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Scholars work collaboratively to compose a found poem from one of their favorite stories. With a finished product in hand, class members form a circle and perform their work for an audience by taking turns reciting one line till the poem...
A Classroom Guide to Peter H. Reynolds's Creatrilogy
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Help young readers find, identify, and use their voices with a set of empowering activities based on Peter H. Reynolds' trilogy of books. Sky Color, Ish, and The Dot focus on recognizing moods and treating each other kindly, and their...
Teaching Emily Dickinson: A Common Core Close Reading Seminar
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Three of Emily Dickinson's poems, "I like to see it," "Because I could not stop for Death," and "We grow accustomed to the Dark," provide instructors with an opportunity to model for class members how to use close reading strategies to...
Winter Printables Collection
Pre-K - 2nd
Enrich your winter theme with ABCmouse! This collection of printables features coloring pages, a writing activity, and a paint-by-words worksheet. Use these printables as fun in-class activities, or send them home with your students as a great home-school connection. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and thousands of other resources for preschool through 2nd grade. Visit www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers to sign up.