The Teacher Studio: Learning, Thinking, Creating: Kicking off our poetry studies...
In the Venn diagram of my life, my “Mom” and “English teacher” lives overlapped beautifully this week when my daughter’s middle school hosted a Poetry Night. Parents were invited to join their twee...
Building a Poem Writing Notebook Anchor Chart, Reading and Writing the Language of Poetry Unit Resources, Notebook Charts, Large Anchor Charts/Slides for Teaching, Revision Checklists, Rubric
Poem of the Week: 45 Poems with Audio and Video links, plus discussion/comprehension questions and creative writing prompts for each one.
Blackout poetry never fails to engage ALL of my students. It's fun, hands-on, and allows students to create word art.
Spoken word poetry is an amazing way to get teens engaged with poetry, and here's a list of slam poetry videos that are both awesome AND appropriate for middle and high schoolers. TIME SAVER.
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Mrs. Thompson's Treasures : How to Get Kids to Love Poetry and FREEBIE