Second graders write three-line poems about cumulus, stratus, or cirrus clouds. First the teacher demonstrates and then guides them. Their poems are written in small groups.
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Valentine's Day Acrostic Poem
L is for loving this Valentine's day acrostic poem in which class members use letters from the word love to guide their creative writing. Four different versions for you or your scholars to choose from make this poetry activity a win for...
K - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Presidents' Day Poem
What a great way to combine English language arts with your celebration of Presidents' Day! Youngsters are guided through the reading of a poem sung to the tune of "Itsy Bitsy Spider" on the jobs of the president of the United States,...
Pre-K - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Spider Acrostic Poem Printable
Youngsters use the letters from the word spider to create an acrostic poem with this fun printable. Whether Halloween is approaching or you're studying of the world of eight-legged creatures, this is a great activity to incorporate into...
Pre-K - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Eloise Greenfield poem: "Harriet Tubman"
A lively poem about the Underground Railroad conductor conveys facts about the hero of the title, and provides young readers with the chance to learn about poetic devices (stanza and rhyme scheme). Provides no concrete materials for...
2nd - 3rd English Language Arts
The Palm of My Heart: Poetry By African American Children
Elementary young scholars explore African American culture by reading children's poetry. They read the book, The Palm of My Heart which features poetry by an assortment of young African American boys and girls. Students define several...
1st - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Earth Day Reading Comprehension
Here is a really neat Earth Day reading passage that can be used online or printed. The initial passage provides learners with the opportunity to read a poem entitled, "Woodman, Spare That Tree!" It also includes comprehension questions...
2nd - 4th English Language Arts
Poem in Your Pocket Day: Ideas for Celebrating
First instituted in New York City in 2002 and recognized nationwide in 2009, "Poem in Your Pocket Day" is part of National Poetry Month (April) and celebrates poetry in everyday life. A brief news story includes 9 ideas about how to...
K - 12th English Language Arts