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Poetry Month

Poetry Month

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Interactive POETRY Notebooks ~ Poetry Elements for Common Core, Grades 4-8+ Do you dread teaching poetry? Do your students dread it even more? Spice things up this year with lessons that are fun to teach and fun to learn. Click for samples and comprehensive lesson overview in the preview file.

Figurative Language Station Activities

Making Inferences with Poetry: Great Blog Post, with FREE resources!!!

Upper Elementary Snapshots: Making Inferences with Poetry

Classic Performance Poetry Unit, Year 4 (Walter to la Mare)

Classic Performance Poetry Unit, Year 4 (Walter to la Mare)

Forever in First: Poetry Cafe - this is a brilliant idea for any grade! A must do for next year!

Forever in First: Poetry Cafe

National Poetry Month Bulletin Board Idea. Staff picks favorite poems and reveals new poem every day

Poetry Month Calendar | April Bulletin Board Idea

Poetry Unit: Paint chip poetry for color poems in poetry unit---Fabulous in Fourth!

Poetry Tower - April National Poetry Month project for library

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Around the Kampfire: poetry routine or center

new poetry books and fun poetry activities for kids

Poetry Activities and NEW Books

17 Fun Life Lessons to Teach Children Using Poetry from Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

Poetry Menu for Elementary Students -- Free download

The LibraryFox: April is National Poetry Month!

FREE! Color Poems from Mary Bauer on - - Included are some patterns for writing poems about color using metaphors and similes. I have included several examples that I have written.

FREE Poetry Terms / Figurative Language Reference Sheet

I, Too, Am America

Black History Month {40 Research Posters}

The Hound Dog's Haiku by Michael J. Rosen

I have this on a shirt. I always forget when people start talking to me then interrupt themselves to laugh.

A Classroom Poetry Peek into how one first grade teacher and her class celebrate poetry with a Poet-Tree along with a poem about a "Worm's Wish." From The Poem Farm, a site full of poems and poem mini lessons and poetry ideas - www.poemfarm.amyl...

poetry books that model reading and language concepts

Come on over and check out my post about teaching deeper, more critical thinking and reading by using poetry. I walk you through my lesson and even link you to a great freebie that lays it all out for you! Hope you enjoy it!

push pin poetry for national poetry month- Tween Area