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Creative Writing Self Portraits, in the style of Nate Williams. Art Projects for Kids

I found an amazing artist and illustrator, Nate Williams, who has a very childlike style that I think students will really relate to. (Check out the video on the Picture Book page … Read

A great selection of hands-on poetry activities for children (and adults!)

A great selection of hands-on poetry activities for children (and adults!)

Ten powerful (and FREE) poetry videos for Teens. Use for National Poetry Month or anytime you need an engaging poem for students. Poems for middle school, high school, and college students. Some include the text of the poem and additional articles and poet info.

Ten powerful (and FREE) poetry videos for Teens. Use for National Poetry Month or anytime you need an engaging poem for students. Poems for middle school, high school, and college students. Some include the text of the poem and additional articles and poet info.

Do you need fun and engaging activities to get children writing their own poetry? April is poetry month and this color shape poetry writing lesson is the perfect lesson for teachers. It also includes FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own poems.

Do you need fun and engaging activities to get children writing their own poetry? April is poetry month and this color shape poetry writing lesson is the perfect lesson for teachers. It also includes FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own poe

Monster Themed Teatime - Poetry Teatime

Monster Themed Teatime - Poetry Teatime

Astronomy Themed Teatime

Check out these poems and crafts for ideas of ways to bring poetry and the science of astronomy into your home in your poetry teatime!

Underwater Themed Teatime - Poetry Teatime

Underwater Themed Teatime - Poetry Teatime

Sensory Teatime - Poetry Teatime

Sensory Teatime - Poetry Teatime

California Gold Rush, Pony Express, & Transcontinental Railroad Lesson - This is part 3 of a 4 part hands-on unit study on Westward Expansion and Pioneers. Pan for "gold," bake Gold Rush Sourdough Biscuits, race to deliver mail on the Pony Express, build the Transcontinental Railroad out of craft sticks, and more!

Activity: Make gold rush biscuits (part that's applicable to this time frame), build the Transcontinental Railroad out of craft sticks (covered in a later unit on cowboys), and more! My lessons are geared toward grade level children.