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10 resources with the keyterm limerick

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Poetry: The Most Compact Form of Literature

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Introducing or need to review literary devices and terms for a study of poetry? Though text heavy, the explanations and examples of key poetic devices will provide learners with the vocabulary they need to discuss and craft poems.
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Forms of Poetry

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Beginning a poetry unit and need to review poetry forms? Ten forms are reviewed. For each, the purpose, subject and theme, tone, rhyme, rhythm, lines, and stanzas are described. Alas, no examples of these forms are included.
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Poetry Prodigies

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars in three classes in different locations become Poetry Prodigies as they use iChat AV and an iSight camera to teach and explore from each other about different poetic styles. They explore six types of poetry are taught:...
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Intro to Poetry

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students explore language arts by identifying writing forms. In this poetry lesson, students define a list of poetry vocabulary terms and discuss the purpose and history of the narrative, Haiku, concrete and Cinquain poems. Students...
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St. Patrick's Day Old School Limerick Writing

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Bring in Poetry Month a little early with a little St. Patrick's Day rhythm and rhyme.
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Poetry to the Core

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders examine several examples of poetry in the six lessons of this unit. The lessons focus on five poetic forms, couplets, quatrains, limericks, Haiku, and free verse.
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For Students 9th - 12th
In this secondary mathematics worksheet, students determine the solutions to a numerical limerick.  The one page worksheet contains one problem with the solution. 
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Five Simple Poems

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students listen as the teacher explains what poetry is as well as describes several types of poetry such as haiku, free verse, limerick, cinquain, and an acrostic. Students read examples of each type of poetry. They compose a poem...
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For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders study limericks. In this language arts lesson, 5th graders read examples of limericks and discuss the characteristics. Students distinguish between two poems and label the limerick.
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Using Limericks To Practise the Rhythm of English

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore the rhythm of English (recurring stressed and unstressed syllables). They become acquainted with an English verse-form used for non-serious purposes.