Taller, Shorter, or Longer?
In this Language Arts activity, students read a poem called "Taller, Shorter, or Longer?" The poem includes movements and comparisons of different animals.
Pre-K - K English Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Simple Texts for Primary Pupils
Can literacy get any more fun than this? Learners not only have fun, but gain confidence as well when presented with familiar text in another language. Select books, songs, poems, even recipes written in another language, and using the...
K - 6th English Language Arts
Poetry - Landscape, Comparison, and Critical Response
Young scholars compare and evaluate landscape poetry. In this poetry instructional activity, students read poetry by Owen Sheers that describes place/landscapes. They read and compare two similar poems before looking at visual images...
Pre-K - 6th English Language Arts
Guided Reading: Three Little Pigs (Plus Wolf: Javalinas)
Guide your class through reading various versions of The Three Little Pigs. Talk about the traditional story line and then discuss a different point of view: Maybe the wolf was just an innocent bystander! This lesson plan, which has...
K - 3rd 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
All Together Now: Collaborations in Poetry Writing
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...
Pre-K - 5th English Language Arts
Am I Taller than an Antelope
Students investigate biology by examining body sizes of different animals. In this antelope measurement lesson, students research the physicality of Antelopes and other large animals that inhabit Earth. Students create a model Antelope...
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts