From Disney's Series "A Poem Is" ... The Star (Vanessa Williams reads the full version of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.)
A Poem is...by Disney. Fantastic youtube videos to inspire children to love poetry!
Use fruit to teach poetry by "appealing to the senses".
Write poems about popcorn and learn about onomatopoeia, repetition, & white space. Kids love this!
Popcorn Popping Poetry
This could be a great interactive writing. Which can be taught with a lot of support and scaffolding even in preschool.
Five Senses Poetry for Kids - Make and Takes
This is a great worksheet to teach similies! Worksheets are a great idea but computer paper can get very pricey especially if you have 20+ students or lots of classes! Also the time to make lots of copies would be a downside. classroom, 2nd grade worksheets, school, mothers day, write, languag art, 2nd grade teacher, teaching similies, simile
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Classroom Freebies Too: Acrostic Quick-Writes!
This file is a 13 page download filled with templates for teaching poetry. Included you will find the following templates: A Spark Walk, A Poet's ...